Abolish homework in Schools
Abolish homework in High school, Children don't learn from homework and it only restricts time for Children to play with their friends.
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The following explanatory notes have been added:
Homework is not compulsory. All schools are encouraged to draw up a written policy on homework which should set out the arrangements made by schools to ensure that the total amount of homework set for pupils either daily or weekly is consistent and manageable for them on a daily basis. They should not be required to work in a way which gives them too much to do on some days and too little on others.
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