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Single Sex Classrooms

A Gender-Informed Approach to Education Success

Joel Peterson | Posted 11.01.2015 | Education
Joel Peterson

Public education's purpose is to enable every human being within a society, regardless of economic means or social status, the opportunity to be educated and learn the skills, information, history, norms and intellectual tools that are needed for full participation as adults within that society. If the goal is to educate all people, it may be beneficial to modify some educational instruction, programs or approaches for some students based on gender.

Single-Sex Classrooms Making a Comeback for All the Wrong Reasons

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 08.09.2014 | Education
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

There is a debate about equity in education that extends beyond zip codes, race and socioeconomic status and cuts right to the heart of something pred...

STUDY: Single-Sex Education May Not Actually Be Better For Kids

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 02.05.2014 | Parents

Do students really learn better when separated by gender? New research indicates that they do not. Study results released this week by the America...

Miami Lawmakers Want 'Gender-Seperate' Schools In Florida

Posted 11.19.2013 | Miami

Two Miami-Dade legislators are hoping to split some Florida elementary schools into boys-only and girls-only classes. HB313, filed by Florida Rep...

More Public Schools Splitting Up Boys, Girls

AP | JESSIE L. BONNER and HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH | Posted 07.08.2012 | Education

MIDDLETON, Idaho -- Robin Gilbert didn't set out to confront gender stereotypes when she split up the boys and girls at her elementary school in rural...