Also I hate having to get after her to do homework. "Did you do your homework?" We don't fight much lately, but when we do I promise it's over homework. And I understand how frustrated she gets doing it, and it's mostly busywork, but I know she has to do it.
Anyway, one of my favorite parenting authors, Alfie Kohn, is anti-homework and I want to like to his reasons:
What do you think? Are you a fan of homework or do you think it is unnecessary and we should rethink it?