And parents may be doing more harm than good without knowing it. Like many Aussie kids, this guy is battling with his homework. Source:Getty Images. KIDS hate homework.
Raising school-aged children
Michael Carr Gregg
In his latest book, renowned psychologist and internationally acclaimed child and adolescent behavioural expert, Dr Michael Carr-Gregg, reveals some worrying trends he has identified in modern-day parenting. Through his work, Dr Carr-Gregg has seen many children running wild and parents running for cover. He asserts that in the desire to give their children the very best, parents sometimes give them too much and fail to set adequate boundaries. He reveals that the idea for this book came about during a visit to the dentist.
Why schools should ban homework
Parents have an important role to play in role modelling a positive approach to using screens, and assisting children to navigate the content that they watch. How much is too much? Should we establish some ground rules? Now every home is full of screens and devices, and so is the car, and a lot of children are carrying screens around in their pockets.
Faster and secure way to pay. Homework research shows that for the past ten years, Professor Gerald K. LeTendre, together with colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania, studied how the amount of homework in schools in different countries is reflected in the level of education and performance of the students.