Oct 18, 2012 Whereas equality of opportunity means the absence of legal or artificial impediments to getting ahead in life, sameness of opportunity demands that all should have exactly the same opportunities in life. My school had no homework and the schedule was exactly the one they are proposing in France now.

Minister announces changes to homework

French president wants to ban homework


Jun 9, 2017 Parents will no longer face the “poisonous” task of helping their children with maths or grammar under a French government plan to ensure that homework is done.

France's president wants to ban homework

France's Hollande promises pupils


No homework law france

Oct 16, 2012 President François Hollande's has said he will ban schools from giving their pupils homework as part of a series of reforms to overhaul the country's No proposal affects tradition — and potentially family and municipal budgets — as much as what the French call changes to the 'scholastic rhythms.'.

French Plan Would End Homework

Dec 21, 2012 As parents prepare to cajole their children into completing their homework over Christmas break, a parent wonders: should we follow the French example and consider a ban on homework in primary schools?

no more homework

Oct 17, 2012 France's President Francois Hollande plans to ban school homework. It's not just the populist move of the century to win the hearts of soon-to-be voters, Hollande's plan aims to assert greater equality in the education system. The recently elected socialist president announced his education reform proposal 

French president wants to ban homework

Mar 26, 2012 The protesters calling for the ban say no one is contesting the idea of children being given "devoirs" – or exercises – just that they should be done during the school The question of whether young children should do homework has been a matter of fierce debate and disagreement in France since 1912.

France goes back to school as reforms get underway

French Plan Would End Homework

France goes back to school as reforms get underway


Oct 17, 2012 France's President Francois Hollande plans to ban school homework. It's not just the populist move of the century to win the hearts of soon-to-be voters, Hollande's plan aims to assert greater equality in the education system. The recently elected socialist president announced his education reform proposal 

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