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The minds of boys : saving our sons from falling behind in school and life, Michael Gurian and Kathy Stevens

Label
The minds of boys : saving our sons from falling behind in school and life
Title
The minds of boys
Title remainder
saving our sons from falling behind in school and life
Statement of responsibility
Michael Gurian and Kathy Stevens
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gurian, Michael
Dewey number
371.823
Index
index present
LC call number
LC1390
LC item number
.G87 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stevens, Kathy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Boys
  • Sex differences in education
  • Academic achievement
Label
The minds of boys : saving our sons from falling behind in school and life, Michael Gurian and Kathy Stevens
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-329) and index
Contents
1: Protecting the minds of boys -- The current crisis -- How boys learn -- 2: Starting boys out in boy-friendly learning environments -- Helping boys learn before they begin school -- Effective preschool and early learning environments for boys -- Removing key environmental stressors from boys' lives -- 3: Teaching school curricula in boy-friendly ways -- Helping boys learn reading, writing, and language arts -- Helping boys learn math and science -- Using single-gender classrooms effectively -- 4: Helping boys who need extra help -- A new vision of learning disabilities, ADD/ADHD, and behavioral disorders -- Confronting undermotivation and underperformance in boys' learning -- What parents and teachers can do to motivate boys to learn -- Helping sensitive boys in our schools
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 351 p.
Isbn
9780787977610
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005000229
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1609007-01umb_inst
  • 1205311
  • (OCoLC)57432171
Label
The minds of boys : saving our sons from falling behind in school and life, Michael Gurian and Kathy Stevens
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-329) and index
Contents
1: Protecting the minds of boys -- The current crisis -- How boys learn -- 2: Starting boys out in boy-friendly learning environments -- Helping boys learn before they begin school -- Effective preschool and early learning environments for boys -- Removing key environmental stressors from boys' lives -- 3: Teaching school curricula in boy-friendly ways -- Helping boys learn reading, writing, and language arts -- Helping boys learn math and science -- Using single-gender classrooms effectively -- 4: Helping boys who need extra help -- A new vision of learning disabilities, ADD/ADHD, and behavioral disorders -- Confronting undermotivation and underperformance in boys' learning -- What parents and teachers can do to motivate boys to learn -- Helping sensitive boys in our schools
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 351 p.
Isbn
9780787977610
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005000229
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1609007-01umb_inst
  • 1205311
  • (OCoLC)57432171

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