Separate but Equal? Single-Sex Classes Make Waves

December 2006
Current Events;12/1/2006, Vol. 106 Issue 12, p3
The article presents information on the popularity of single-sex schools and classrooms in the United States. The U.S. Department of Education relaxed the rules surrounding Title IX, a 1972 law, that prohibits sex discrimination in the public education. It is said that boys and girls can focus better on school work when they are separated. Some educators believe that boys and girls have better results in the separate classes.


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