Fed-up families drop homework down the pecking order

20/09/2011 22:22
Fed-up families drop homework down the pecking order

” A new school strategy is targeting skills for a new century, such as creativity and innovation, critical thinking, problem solving, risk taking and sustainability and communication and collaboration. The school wants to make homework fit the future. ”It just seemed to me to be contradictory to be promoting 21st century skills at school and setting the same type of homework that I was doing when I was at school,”

We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.” Albert Einstein
Tess Michaels