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IIn her grade, there are about 3 or 4 kids, including dd, who are well above their grade level. The teacher told us this past week that they would like to pull her out to do some more advanced work *in class*. I can't see how this won't generate even *more* homework.
DS, 10/07. Allergies: peanut, egg, wheat. We've added dairy back in. And taken it back out again. It causes sandpaper skin with itchy patches and thrashing during sleep. Due w/ #2 late April, 2012.
|I agree with what you are saying. I'm not sure being pulled out to do "more advanced" is the key|
Perhaps that is your concern too?
Personally, I still say, you never know until you try. However, I also understand if you feel your child is totally content with how things are, then now may not be the time to rock the boat. Just keep an eye on the situation.
He is a computer science professor and his stance is that there is a reason that there are no Americans in his department and that he's never had an American grad student or PhD student... lack of education and homework in American schools.
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