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Rethinking homework: stress and other negatives

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There has always been much controversy about whether homework should be given. said that homework can decrease test scores. The reason is if you are spending all your time on homework, you risk failing your exams.

According to, homework can cause depression and lack of self-confidence.

Some people say that the assignments are great because a student might be struggling with the material and the work gives them extra practice. If a student really needs extra help, they can get it without making everybody who does understand the material do the work too.

Every student knows that it is the worst to wake up in the morning ready for a day of school and then remember you have to complete your homework because you either forgot to do it or you were busy. All I know is that it causes me to stress out. If homework were banned, you would not have to deal with this.

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Rethinking homework: stress and other negatives