Boys and girls learn differently
October 18, 2018
There are traits that the male and female genders share, and many things that differentiate the two. And while some traits are fluid and can be present in either, there has been enough research to tell us that when it comes right down to it, boys and girls learn differently.
Dr. Michael Gurian wrote a New York Times best-selling book on that very subject 10 years ago, effectively changing the conversation about gender differences in learning, and providing a guidebook for parents and teachers all over the world.
Gurian spoke at the Dawson School on Oct. 10, giving a primer on how girls’...