What is it about homework that wears families out? Even newbie grade-schoolers, who love doing it at first, often lose their enthusiasm and start stalling. And after a long day, you just want your kiddo to knuckle down so you can get dinner on the table or start the bedtime routine.
In 2012, a report by the OECD showed that Spanish children spend hours a week on homework. This prompted the CEAPA, representing 12,000 parent associations to call for a homework strike. 
'It is an excellent resource for researching any part of the curriculum (maths and English) and clearly shows me how things are taught so that I can replicate the method at home. It means I am helping my child, not confusing her.'
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