gender and achievement

Earl Hockin (
17 Jan 1999 21:23:38 GMT

I found your address when I was searching the world wide web for information
about differences in achievement and social responsibility of boys and girls in
k-12 education.

Within our school district we have collected a fair amount of data that shows
that boys are not doing as well as girls in reading, writing, socials studies,
graduation rates, academic excellence and lack defined learning strategies.
I am charged with the responsibility to increase the awareness of
administrators and teachers in our district both to the concern and to
possible solutions and strategies.

Can you refer me to information on the world wide web, in research journals
or books that might be of assistance or to a on-line bulletin board, listserv or

Thank you
Earl Hockin
Secondary Coordinator
Greater Victoria School District
phone (250) 360-4333
fax (250) 360-4371
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