You may be surprised to learn that 80 percent of all high school dropouts are boys. What is more, boys comprise fewer than 50 percent of the current college population. A decade ago, girls were seriously lagging behind boys so teaching strategies were altered to accommodate the unique ways that girls learn. Now, the girls have caught up and are out-performing boys, while boys are falling further and further behind in reading and writing.
To understand how girls and boys learn differently
, you need to know how physiological, social and brain differences affect how boys learn
.Boarding Schools for Boys
is a great site that lists all-boy schools
, explains why boys do better in schools without girls, and offers tips to encourage your son to learn and make the most of his education.
Labels: all-boy_schools, schools_for_boys, single_gender_schools
Posted By: Aspen Education Group