Since its debut ten years ago, BOYS AND GIRLS LEARN DIFFERENTLY!
has been sparking conversation on gender difference, how it affects
learning, and how knowing about gender differences can help close
achievement gaps and increase teacher effectiveness. As
Gurian said, “A powerful nexus of social change has been building, one
in which girls’ and boys’ issues can be dealt with
Now gender-based learning has become an accepted reality, and has had profound implications on how classrooms are designed, built and utilized - from kindergarten to college. This 10th anniversary edition not only includes updates on the latest brain research, compiled and examined with the help of Gurian Institute Executive Director, Kathy Stevens, but also marks Michael Gurian’s decade-long impact on learning and education, including wisdom-of-practice research from schools around the country.
In this special anniversary edition, parents and teachers discover practical strategies and a professional development roadmap that has been proven to help schools and parents leverage the strengths of each child. It is a powerful read for anyone who wants to support the achievement and education of boys and girls.
"Calls for many changes if we are to make schools the best that they can be."
------"Provides guidelines for brain-based innovations that will motivate and inspire everyone— teachers, parents, policymakers, and caretakers— interested in educating kids."
"Combines theory and practical suggestions in an effective, readable text. Recommended."
— Library Talk
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