TITLE

Single-Sex Public Education

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
State Legislatures;Dec2007, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article deals with the re-emergence of the single-sex education trend in the U.S. Some see single-sex education as one solution to closing the achievement gap of minority students. Supporters point to studies that demonstrate learning differences between girls and boys. Opponents call single-sex education sex-segregated education and argue that many of the studies are confusing, that the outcomes are inflated, and the research is based on children from foreign countries or private schools.
ACCESSION #
27714535

 

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