The Resource The trouble with boys, Peg Tyre

The trouble with boys, Peg Tyre

Label
The trouble with boys
Title
The trouble with boys
Statement of responsibility
Peg Tyre
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Outlines the social, educational, and economic trends that have led to a crisis among America's male children; discusses the potential repercussions; and offers suggestions on how to makes changes to alleviate the problem
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyre, Peg
Dewey number
371.8210973
Index
index present
LC call number
LC1397
LC item number
.T97 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Motivation in education
  • Sex differences in education
  • Academic achievement
Label
The trouble with boys, Peg Tyre
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The trouble with boys -- Notes from the front: The Edina Experiment -- The scope of the problem: it's not just your son -- The doubters: why some parents (mistakenly) say boys are doing just fine -- Preschool blues: the first signs of trouble -- Notes from the front: Fixing the school, not the boy -- Kindergarten: the new first grade -- Requiem for recess: yes, they need it, more than you think -- Pay attention: your son, his teacher, and ADHD -- Notes from the front: The Wilmette Solution -- Good-bye, Mr. Chips: The vanishing male teacher -- Boys and literacy: why Johnny can't (or won't) read -- Thinking with a boy brain: what brain science tells us -- (Video) games boys play: the world of electronic distraction -- Single-sex schooling: could it be the answer? -- Notes from the front: Project Earthquake -- Smart boys who get bad grades: are schools biased against boys? -- Boys alone: how we devalue what boys need -- Notes from the front: Learning to be a man -- College: where the boys aren't -- The future: telling the truth about boys
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9780307381286
Lccn
2008002911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn191758360
  • 487052
Label
The trouble with boys, Peg Tyre
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The trouble with boys -- Notes from the front: The Edina Experiment -- The scope of the problem: it's not just your son -- The doubters: why some parents (mistakenly) say boys are doing just fine -- Preschool blues: the first signs of trouble -- Notes from the front: Fixing the school, not the boy -- Kindergarten: the new first grade -- Requiem for recess: yes, they need it, more than you think -- Pay attention: your son, his teacher, and ADHD -- Notes from the front: The Wilmette Solution -- Good-bye, Mr. Chips: The vanishing male teacher -- Boys and literacy: why Johnny can't (or won't) read -- Thinking with a boy brain: what brain science tells us -- (Video) games boys play: the world of electronic distraction -- Single-sex schooling: could it be the answer? -- Notes from the front: Project Earthquake -- Smart boys who get bad grades: are schools biased against boys? -- Boys alone: how we devalue what boys need -- Notes from the front: Learning to be a man -- College: where the boys aren't -- The future: telling the truth about boys
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9780307381286
Lccn
2008002911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn191758360
  • 487052

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