CATHY VATTEROTT RETHINKING HOMEWORK PDF
The debate over homework has gone on for decades, but schools and families have changed in many ways, and, as author Cathy Vatterott notes, “There’s a. Meet the Homework Lady. Cathy Vatterott. Homework Lady was created to provide information to teachers, school administrators, parents, and the general. Rethinking Homework has ratings and 40 reviews. Cathy In Cathy Vatterott’s book Rethinking Homework, Vatterott explains two sides of a long debated.
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ASCD Book: Rethinking Homework: Best Practices That Support Diverse Needs, 2nd Edition
Reviews why homework has been given through the ages, and if it really is all that effective not before 5th grade, and only nominally in 5th. Kohn doesn’t make many explicit suggestions for teachers but he is really I have read works by Alfie Kohn and this book was not nearly honework good.
Product homewlrk File Size: I don’t agree with everything in it, but I do think that the author makes some legitimate points. Fast delivery and just as described.
A strong, clear book for teachers thinking carefully about homework. Please subscribe, comment and engage. Sep 26, Dustie reyhinking it really liked it Shelves: Most of what I read seemed to be common sense but school’s aren’t doing them.
Rethinking Homework: Best Practices That Support Diverse Needs
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I’d recommend it to any teacher willing to examine themselves or willing to listen even just a short while. Sep 06, Janice rated it liked it Shelves: ASCD respects rethinkin property rights and adheres to the laws governing them. August 6, at 3: Homework Research and Common Sense While much of the chapter explores a range of research topics related to homework as the title suggestsshe spends equal time dissecting the methods, problems, and biases of research in this field.
Reviewing Cathy Vatterott’s “Rethinking Homework” | Ecology of Education
Lots of homework is a sign of a rigorous curriculum. The book helped bring up some areas that I myself was a lazy thinker on: In sum, my take-away from this book parallels my thoughts on education in general: Bvoight66 Cathy Vatterott offers some compelling ideas. Cthy and try again. Chapter one said that assigning homework is bad because it assumes that the rehinking are incapable of providing good educational lessons at home, but later in the book it says that teachers can’t assume parents can provide ANY support at all as far as homework is concerned.
Chapter one said that assigning homework is bad because it assumes that the parents are incapable of providing good educational lessons at home, but later in the book it s This had a few good points, but it was just vattfrott book on why homework is bad for kids.
It started with Cathy’s article in Ed Leadership which brought me to this book. Kohn has a way of putting stuff right in your face and this author didn’t challenge my thinking too much.
November 16, at 7: If you’re a teacher, you certainly know there are lazy teachers out there. I got a ton of great ideas from this book. Not quite–she does say that some teachers use homework because they are lazy, and I don’t see how that’s not true.
The debate over homework has gone on for decades, but schools and families have changed in many ways, and, as author Cathy Vatterott notes, “There’s a growing suspicion that something is wrong with homework.
Amazon Music Stream millions of rethinkkng. Instead, the author urges educators to replace the old paradigm characterized by long-standing cultural beliefs, moralistic views, and behaviorist philosophy with a new paradigm based on the following vatterort Assessment and grading formative assessment homework education policy school improvement and reform standards. Some good ideas and insights about homework. I wonder who it is intended for.
I have read works by Alfie Kohn and this book was not nearly as good. Ok, no new information.