Parents paid to learn how to do homework

Parents at schools in Middlesbrough are to be paid up to £600 to attend classes to teach them how to help their children with their homework.

Parents paid to attend homework classes

Parents at schools in Middlesbrough are to be paid up to £600 to attend classes to teach them how to help their children with their homework.

The town is one of two urban areas which is being piloted in the project which is funded by a London charity

The scheme is running in partnership with the University of Chicago after the American city introduced a similar project.

But some say offering parents money to help their children to learn is unacceptable.

Parents paid to learn how to help with homework

Parents at schools in Middlesbrough are to be paid up to £600 to attend classes to teach them how to help their children with their homework.

The town is one of two urban areas which is being piloted in the project which is funded by a London charity.

The scheme is running in partnership with the University of Chicago after the American city introduced a similar project.

But some say offering parents money to help their children to learn is unacceptable.

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