Setting aside the debate about the place of homework in education, the fact of the matter is that homework is part of everyone’s school/work life. It is never too late to embrace a homework policy in your home.
There are many competing interests/obligations/distractions for the free time that exists outside of the classroom. As the parent, you provide leadership through your actions and attitude that will impact how your student approaches homework.
A couple of general points that may be helpful:
Allow your child to see you doing your “homework.” We are all life-long learners, and your example will demonstrate your commitment to that ideal.
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