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Author Younger, Mike, 1948-

Title Raising boys' achievement in secondary schools [electronic resource] / Mike Younger and Molly Warrington, with Ros McLellan.

Imprint Maidenhead ; New York : Open University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 209 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-204) and index.
Contents 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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Teenage boys -- Education (Secondary) -- Evaluation.
Academic achievement -- Sex differences.
Sex differences in education.
Motivation in education.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Warrington, Molly J.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0335216099 0335216072 (hbk.)
0335216080 (pbk.)

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