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Florida Banned Elementary School Homework And That Noise You Hear Is Kids Screaming

OK, a district in Florida. Still. NO HOMEWORK 4 LYFE.

In Marion County, Florida, elementary school students have suddenly found themselves homework-free. FOREVER.

Superintendent Heidi Maier issued a countywide "no-homework" mandate that will affect 31 elementary schools, according to Marion County Public Schools spokesperson Kevin Christian.

Parents, teachers, and administrators nationwide have increasingly debated the merits of homework — and whether it helps or hurts students' progress.