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Course Descriptions

Learning Differences in Boys & Girls

EDUC 600

This course will provide information on the learning differences between boys and girls. The text and readings will address a number of areas in which boys and girls differ in learning, brain function and language development.

Objective:

Participation in this course will be provided with research and information to help in developing a background for planning gender based classroom activities, strategies, and other innovations.

Text:

The Boys and Girls Learn Differently Action Guide for Teachers

The required text is: Gurian, M, and Ballew, A, (2003). The boys and girls learn differently. Action Guide for Teachers. CA: Jossey-Bass. Textbook can be ordered from http://www.amazon.com

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