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Why boys fail saving our sons from an educational system that's leaving them behind

Richard Whitmire c2010

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  • Title:
    Why boys fail saving our sons from an educational system that's leaving them behind
  • Author: Richard Whitmire
  • Subjects: Motivation in education; Academic achievement; Electronic books
  • Description: Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Discovering the Problem; 2 The Reason for the Boy Troubles: Faltering Literacy Skills; 3 The Likely Causes of the Reading Lapses; 4 The Writing Failures; 5 The Blame Game: What Gets Blamed (Unfairly) for the Gender Gaps; 6 Solutions: What Works for Boys?; 7 Impediments to a Solution: The Ideological Stalemate; 8 The International Story: Australians Struggle with the Boy Troubles; 9 Why These Gender Gaps Matter; 10 Actions That Need to Be Taken; Appendix: The Facts About Boys; Notes; Index; About the Author
    Boys are slipping in school at an alarming rate. Here's why it's happening-and how to stop it.
  • Publisher: New York : AMACOM
  • Creation Date: c2010
  • Format: 1 online resource (256 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN9786612492686;ISBN0-8144-1535-0
  • OCLC Number: 593271571
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