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Education News Archive - April 02, 2007

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Colin's experience is consistent with various studies on homework that show giving more than 21/2 hours of homework nightly to high school students and more than an hour to middle school students may be counterproductive.

Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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