A Homework Committee was established in the 2016-2017 school year to revisit the homework processes used in Westford Public Schools. This committee, facilitated by the Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction, was comprised of 27 participants, representing various stakeholders including parents, teachers, administrators and students.
The goals of the committee were to:
1) gather and analyze research that has been conducted on the topic of homework
2) understand the percpetion of homework from various stakeholders
3) identify changes, if necessary, to improve the homework practices in the Westford Public Schools.