Monthly Archive: September 2015


Why I Am Done With Homework (and you should be too)

I’m what you might call a homework-hovering parent. Since kindergarten, I have been standing over my kids like a private detective making sure they colored in the lines and perfected their name writing skills. When grade school started, not only did their handwriting have to be excellent, but their responses had to be no less than SAT material. I thought I was being helpful. I thought I was doing my...