TITLE

In a class of their own

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Kim
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
New Statesman;09/05/97, Vol. 126 Issue 4350, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the merits of single-sex classes at the George Dixon secondary school in Birmingham, England. Segregation of pupils in response to pressure from Muslim parents; Aim of improving the school's standards and discipline; Debate over gender inequality in academic achievement and motivation; Complaints from boys about being separated from girls.
ACCESSION #
9709263536

 

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