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The Resource The trouble with boys : a surprising report card on our sons, their problems at school, and what parents and educators must do, Peg Tyre

The trouble with boys : a surprising report card on our sons, their problems at school, and what parents and educators must do, Peg Tyre

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The trouble with boys : a surprising report card on our sons, their problems at school, and what parents and educators must do
Title
The trouble with boys
Title remainder
a surprising report card on our sons, their problems at school, and what parents and educators must do
Statement of responsibility
Peg Tyre
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyre, Peg
Dewey number
371.8210973
Index
index present
LC call number
LC1397
LC item number
.T97 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Motivation in education
  • Sex differences in education
  • Academic achievement
Label
The trouble with boys : a surprising report card on our sons, their problems at school, and what parents and educators must do, Peg Tyre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The trouble with boys -- Notes from the front: The Edina Experiment -- The scope of the problem: it's not just your son -- The doubters: why some parents (mistakenly) say boys are doing just fine -- Preschool blues: the first signs of trouble -- Notes from the front: Fixing the school, not the boy -- Kindergarten: the new first grade -- Requiem for recess: yes, they need it, more than you think -- Pay attention: your son, his teacher, and ADHD -- Notes from the front: The Wilmette Solution -- Good-bye, Mr. Chips: The vanishing male teacher -- Boys and literacy: why Johnny can't (or won't) read -- Thinking with a boy brain: what brain science tells us -- (Video) games boys play: the world of electronic distraction -- Single-sex schooling: could it be the answer? -- Notes from the front: Project Earthquake -- Smart boys who get bad grades: are schools biased against boys? -- Boys alone: how we devalue what boys need -- Notes from the front: Learning to be a man -- College: where the boys aren't -- The future: telling the truth about boys
Control code
  • a377851
  • ocn191758360
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780307381286
Lccn
2008002911
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)191758360
Label
The trouble with boys : a surprising report card on our sons, their problems at school, and what parents and educators must do, Peg Tyre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The trouble with boys -- Notes from the front: The Edina Experiment -- The scope of the problem: it's not just your son -- The doubters: why some parents (mistakenly) say boys are doing just fine -- Preschool blues: the first signs of trouble -- Notes from the front: Fixing the school, not the boy -- Kindergarten: the new first grade -- Requiem for recess: yes, they need it, more than you think -- Pay attention: your son, his teacher, and ADHD -- Notes from the front: The Wilmette Solution -- Good-bye, Mr. Chips: The vanishing male teacher -- Boys and literacy: why Johnny can't (or won't) read -- Thinking with a boy brain: what brain science tells us -- (Video) games boys play: the world of electronic distraction -- Single-sex schooling: could it be the answer? -- Notes from the front: Project Earthquake -- Smart boys who get bad grades: are schools biased against boys? -- Boys alone: how we devalue what boys need -- Notes from the front: Learning to be a man -- College: where the boys aren't -- The future: telling the truth about boys
Control code
  • a377851
  • ocn191758360
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780307381286
Lccn
2008002911
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)191758360

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