Warrington, Molly J.

Raising boys' achievement in secondary schools / Molly Warrington and Mike Younger, with Eve Bearne. - Maidenhead ; New York : Open University Press, 2005. - x, 209 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-204) and index.

Boys and girls talking -- National and international dimensions : context and causes -- The conundrum of the gender gap -- What about the girls? -- Raising boys' achievements within an inclusive context -- The context of the classroom : pedagogies and teacher-learning styles -- The context of the individual : target-setting and mentoring -- Organizational contexts : equal opportunities in the single-sex classroom -- The socio-cultural key -- Gender and achievement in special schools -- Policy directions within an inclusive context.

0-335-21606-4 (pbk.)


Teenage boys--Education (Secondary)--Evaluation.
Academic achievement--Sex differences.
Sex differences in education.
Motivation in education.
Enseñanza--Diferencias sexuales


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