Latest Schoolwork Stories

2013-12-02 23:25:45

The battle between parents and children over the need to do homework has raged since the days of one-room schoolhouses. And with all the distractions of cell phones, social media, and the pace of modern life, many of today’s parents are finding it harder than ever to get youngsters to hunker down and complete their homework assignments. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 The battle between parents and children over the need to do homework has raged since the days of one-room...

2012-12-14 05:02:21

The demand for creative co-parenting tools to aid in conflict resolution and reduction of stress in divorced and separated couples drives software maker KidsOnTime.com to expand their offerings to include an interface to schools, teachers and homework assignments. Portland, ME (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 Kids On Time Inc. announced today the launch of Kids On Time Schoolwork Planner, a new creative feature to their suite of co-parenting tools. Research shows that communications regarding...

2012-09-12 23:04:00

Recent additions to the safe learning platform incorporate more standards-based content and provide an updated, efficient interface for educators and students. Bakersfield, CA (PRWEB) September 11, 2012 This month, My Big Campus is pleased to welcome educators and students back to the classroom with new features and enhancements to the safe, social learning platform. With the addition of ISTE NETS Tech Standards for Students and the release of the newly redesigned Schoolwork feature, My Big...

2006-10-22 18:04:30

By Charlie Roduta, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Oct. 22--The dog ate it. The mailman stole it. Mom used it as a dryer sheet. Students can make their excuses for missing homework assignments, but they don't make a difference at Hilliard Memorial Middle School. Administrators told them at the start of school: If it's not done at home, it will be finished at school. This year, students have to spend one hour -- a combination of homeroom and lunch periods -- to finish missed...

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