[Susan notes: Kudos to Abeles and Kohn. My research in the past showed me that 95% of homework is useless and abusive. I doubt that has changed. I think family conflicts over homework is a very serious issue. This sentence is a masterstroke: The critical question is whether children must be made to work a second shift after spending a full day at school.]
Published in New York Times
To the editor
Re The Trouble With Homework, by Annie Murphy Paul (Sunday Review, Sept. 11):
Vicki Abeles and Alfie Kohn
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