Maggie White wrote: > You're not alone. We've had this problem for years. It started 'way back (this is > on a reservation) when kids were attending day schools and still living in wikiups with > no electricity; up until about 20-25 years ago, most families still had no electricity > or indoor plumbing. Homework was out of the question. It's just always been a real > struggle to get kids to do it, and many teachers just gave up. > > We just instituted a policy at our HS where each department has to designate which > classes are basic, intermediate, and advanced, and homework will be assigned a certain > number of minutes per week. Students will see these designations in the registration > catalog and can plan accordingly. >
Do you suppose you could send me a copy of your registration catalog? I really
think that our school would benifit from the same format. I would greatly
appriciate your effort. Thanks, Suzette Milam
Mailing Address: Suzette Milam
Porterville High School
465 W. Olive Ave.