Insight for Sunday 23 January 2011
Over the summer Insight broadcasts the highlight programmes from 2010 with in-depth analysis of topical issues.
A growing body of evidence suggests traditional homework for primary school students has very few benefits.
Instead, a new type of homework is gaining in popularity which can include learning the guitar, keeping a room tidy, or visiting a sick relative.
Penny Mackay has been investigating.
First broadcast on May 16th 2010
Next week, Insight's new 2011 season begins.
Picture sourced from samlevan, stock photos