As I have written in another post, the movie wrongly implies that a large fraction of American high school students are spending an excessive amount of time on homework. Reading a recent article
L.A. Unified's new homework policy gives students a break
By Howard Blume, Los Angeles Times
June 27, 2011
is a reminder that for many students and their families, doing homework is simply not a priority.
"To see what is in front of one's nose needs a constant struggle." - George Orwell