Category Archives: Homework

Love it or hate it, homework is a staple education . . . or is it? This professional conversation provides links to recent research and opinion about homework.

Close Looking: An “After the Storm” Beach Alphabet

At Beyond the Apple, we’re always looking for an interesting image or piece of text to create an engaging anchor for a lesson. Who knew we’d find our next image on a Nova Scotia beach after a mid-summer Nor’easter? After … Continue reading

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Beyond the Apple’s Guide to Equitable Homework

Here’s Beyond the Apple’s video, To homework or not to homework, that is the question. For homework to be equitable, please consider the following: Dr. Justin Tarte’s list of homework assumptions: Students have a home Students have time to complete … Continue reading

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To homework or not to homework . . . that is the question!

This Beyond The Apple Professional Conversation provides your Professional Learning Community with some conversation starters, research, and practical suggestions about homework. To get the conversation started, suggest your colleagues read the article and view the video below and make notes … Continue reading

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