How Teachers Can Help Students Embrace the Role of Failure in Learning

Justin Minkel, Jessica Lahey, Nancy Flanagan, Annie Fox


It's well known and accepted that failure is part of the learning and growth process. But how do we get students, parents and even some teachers to embrace this in practice? In this segment our guests share their insight on embracing failure.

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How Much Homework Is Too Much?

Rae Pica with Sara Bennett


Today’s children, even at the kindergarten and pre-kindergarten levels, are required to do considerably more homework than their predecessors. But the data shows that there is no correlation between homework and academic achievement in elementary school. Are there other benefits of doing homework? What Sara has to say may surprise you.

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