Homework Club is a Melbourne community initiative for children from non-English speaking and disadvantaged backgrounds.
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What happened to the concept of trust?
The initial back-to-school glow has well and truly worn off for most students. If you're lucky, it's back to the routine of wake-up, school, homework, mealtime, bedtime... not necessarily in that order. If you're unlucky, you've probably got a battle on your hands when it comes to the homework part of this routine.
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I think it's important to take an interest in his homework. Call me old-fashioned but I think respecting his day and what he's doing at school teaches him a little about respecting me and others and what we do.