Board of Education Policy 4730: Homework

Homework is recognized and encouraged as an extremely valuable activity and as an appropriate extension of activities begun in school. Homework provides excellent opportunities for developing good study habits, providing for individual differences and abilities, and encouraging self-initiative on the part of the student. Homework fosters a student’s growth as the student learns to take responsibility for learning. Guidelines for the assignment of homework shall be promulgated by the Superintendent of Schools.

Adopted: February 26, 1996