An Ancient Egyptian Homework Assignment from 1800 Years Ago: Some Things Are Truly Timeless | Open Culture

Every generation of schoolchildren no doubt first assumes homework to be a historically distinct form of punishment, developed expressly to be inflicted on them. But the parents of today's miserable homework-doers also, of course, had to do homework themselves, as did their parents' parents. Source: An Ancient Egyptian Homework Assignment from 1800 Years Ago: Some … Continue reading An Ancient Egyptian Homework Assignment from 1800 Years Ago: Some Things Are Truly Timeless | Open Culture