Homework

  • France: Teacher suspended for suicide note homework 13-12-2012 01:58 AM

    London: A teacher in France has been suspended after asking a class of teenagers to write suicide notes. The man, who has not been named, is a French teacher at the Antoine-Delafont school in Montmoreau-Saint-Cybard, near Angouleme, France, the Daily Mail reported on Wednesday. He told the 13 to 14-year-olds...
  • Homework is a waste of time, study finds 29-11-2012 02:01 PM

    London: Homework, a waste of time? According to a new study, more homework assignments do not translate into better grades. Researchers looked at transcripts and data of more than 18,000 tenth grade students, in a study carried out to find what difference extra study at home makes. They found homework...
  • Jaipur: Girl, who developed cancer after teacher's beating, dies 17-11-2012 08:17 AM

    New Delhi: In a tragic story case of corporal punishment from Jaipur, a ten-year old girl, who was the daughter of a CNN-IBN Citizen journalist, has succumbed to cancer. She had lost partial vision after her teacher beat her for not doing her homework. CNN-IBN had first shown Piya Chaudhary's...
  • K'taka: 10-yr-old beaten for not finishing homework 06-11-2012 07:22 AM

    Hassan: A shocking case of corporal punishment has been reported from Hassan, Karnataka where a 10-year-old girl of a government school was beaten up by her class teacher for not doing her homework. In the past four months, the once cheerful little fourth standard student has changed completely. She doesn't...
  • Mother's weekly work worth 37k pounds per year 24-07-2011 12:35 PM

    London: A mother is worth a salary of 37,000 pounds a year for her 71-hour week, a media report said Thursday quoting a study. The typical mum spends more than 10 hours a day on activities such as cleaning up after the children, putting them to bed and helping with...
  • No homework till Class 8 in Maharashtra soon 18-09-2010 12:33 PM

    The Maharashtra government is set to scrap homework of students till Class VIII. But teachers and parents are divided over the move. ...
  • AP govt to ease burden of learning on kids 11-12-2007 01:31 PM

    Jamshedpur: Young left-hander Saurabh Tiwary on Tuesday termed India as a strong contender for the upcoming World Cup and predicted co-host to meet Australia in April 2 final. Saurabh said barring the South Africa series, India have performed consistently well in the last seven/eight series and the players will all...
  • Kids can outsource homeworks now 26-06-2007 06:32 PM

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  • Mother rewards son with marijuana 13-09-2006 02:24 PM

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  • School suspends 500 students 24-08-2006 04:50 PM

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