It follows a suggestion from the President that homework should be scrapped.
Homework needs to evolve or die.
That's the view of one school principal, following a suggestion from President Michael D Higgins that homework should be scrapped.
It's reignited the debate about whether or not there are any benefits.
Principal of Carlow Educate Together primary school, Simon Lewis, says while a blanket ban may not be the way forward, Ireland does need to re-evaluate its outdated attitude: