Great website with research-driven perspectives on the effects of current school pressures on students!  If you have concerns about the homework load your child is carrying, don’t pass up this website and the resources it offers.
“Our current hyper-focus on grades, individual achievement and rote answers gets in the way of healthy emotional development and a real love of learning, and it prevents students from acquiring the exact skills that the new global economy demands. In times of uncertainty, kids need to be resilient, but we’ve knocked the resilience out of far too many kids with excessive demands and preoccupations with trivial concerns.”

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