In this presentation, Marisa Constantinides, teacher educator, tries to answer the following questions about homework:

  • Why do teachers assign homework?
  • What is the rationale behind homework?
  • What considerations should be taken into account when assigning homework?
  • How much of it should be assigned?
  • Does research support it?
  • What are the different types of homework?
  • What are some examples of good homework?