Is school too stressful?
Homework was a leading cause of stress, with 24 percent of parents saying it’s an issue. Teenagers say they’re suffering, too. A survey by the American Psychological Association found that nearly half of all teens — 45 percent — said they were stressed by school pressures.
Why do students get bored in class?
But the underlying reasons for the boredom are significant and troubling, according to a report released today. About 30 percent of the students indicate they are bored due to lack of interaction with teachers and 75 percent report material being taught is not interesting.
Do students like homework?
More than seven in 10 schoolchildren have negative feelings toward homework while the majority of parents believe students should be given a break from homework once in a while, a survey showed.
What do students think of homework?
Studies have also shown that too much homework can be very unhealthy, making students feel stressed and burnt out. In fact, more than 56% of students say that homework is a major reason they stress about school.