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.

Let’s Do Our Homework About Homework

To begin this conversation, here’s Beyond the Apple’s video, To homework or not to homework, that is the question. In some areas, teachers have a choice about whether or not to assign homework; in other areas, there is no choice.  … Continue reading

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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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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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