Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Debating Single-Sex Education: Separate and Equal?

Debating Single-Sex Education: Separate and Equal? (Hardback)

£54.95
Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

Educators agree that boys and girls learn differently, but do they learn better in single-sex classes? Single-sex education has become a "hot topic" among educators striving to address achievement declines, especially in the middle school years. Since the United States Department of Education confirmed the legality of single-sex classes in public schools in 2006, the number of single-sex classes and schools has increased dramatically and the options continue to grow in popularity. Debating Single-Sex Education offers a timely and detailed summary of the issues surrounding single-sex education. Eight veteran educators provide research-based findings on single-sex classes in the United States and Africa. This book presents a brief historical summary of single-sex classes in the United States. Other features include recent qualitative case studies, interviews with students, and statistical evidence of the effects of single-sex classes on student achievement. The final chapter synthesizes the common findings among these studies and the implications for practice in schools.

EducationEducation TheoryOrganization & management of education Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publication Date: 28/12/2007 ISBN-13: 9781578867370  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.  

Frances Spielhagen, a career educator with over 30 years experience in secondary schools, is currently an assistant professor of education at Mount Saint Mary College, in Newburgh, New York. Dr. Spielhagen has also engaged in funded and published educational research, most recently as an AERA/IES post-doctoral research fellow at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.

More books by Frances R. Spielhagen

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Sense Think ACT: A Collection of...
(Paperback)
Stefan Szczelkun
 
 
£10.00
 

Currently out of stock

Inspire Integrity: Chasing an...
(Paperback)
Corey A Ciocchetti
 
 
£11.95
 

Currently out of stock

Sell You Before You Sell: Boost Your...
(Paperback)
Alex Rodriguez
 
 
£14.49
 

Currently out of stock

Networks for Learning: Effective...
(Paperback)
Chris Brown; Cindy Poortman
 
 
£29.99
 
Latest Blog
Why Little Women is the Perfect Christmas Read
15/12/2017

Publisher of the Macmillan Collectors Library, Harriet Sanders, celebrates the arrival on tv this Christmas of Little Women

#FoylesFive: Foreign Languages Part Two
13/12/2017

Our knowledgeable Languages Department have put together a great selection of books, to help share the magic of reading in every language. Here are their Dutch, Russian and Polish selections.

#FoylesFive: The Last Jedi
12/12/2017

As Star Wars: The Last Jedi drops out of hyperspace and into a cinema near you, Matt from our Web Team gives us his selection of the best Last Jedi books.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd