Libros

Reaching Boys, Teaching Boys: Students and Teachers Reveal What Works - and Why

Based on an extensive worldwide study, this book reveals what gets boys excited about learning "Reaching Boys, Teaching Boys" challenges the widely-held cultural impression that boys are stubbornly resistant to schooling while providing concrete examples of pedagogy and instructional style…

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Sex Differences in Cognitive Abilities

In the third edition of her popular text, Sex Differences in Cognitive Abilities, Diane Halpern tackles fundamental questions about the meaning of sex differences in cognition and why people are so afraid of the differences. She provides a comprehensive context for understanding the theories…

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Socialització de gènere a l'escola

Nou llibre d'Educació centrat en la socialització de gènere a l'escola.  Jaume Camps acaba de publicar el llibre 'Socialització de gènere a l'escola' (Furtwangen Editores-UIC Publicacions), el número 3 de la Serie Educación que edita la Universitat Internacional de Catalunya. El …

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Gurian, Stevens, Daniels: Successful Single-Sex Classrooms: A Practical Guide to Teaching Boys & Girls Separately

  This book is an essential resource for educators who are teaching or leading schools with single-gender classes, whether they're in public, private, or Catholic schools. It is a "soup-to-nuts" guide, covering everything from curriculum planning and classroom design to school policies and…

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Girls on the Edge: The Four Factors Driving the New Crisis for Girls-Sexual Identity, the Cyberbubble, Obsessions, Environmental Toxins

The author of Boys Adrift argues that young women today are at risk, and shows what we can do to help girls achieve their potential Girls are cutting themselves with razors. Girls are convinced they’re fat, and starve themselves to prove it. Other girls are so anxious about grades they…

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Teaching the Female Brain: how girls learn math and science

In July 2009, Corwin published Teaching the Female Brain: how girls learn math and science. This is the second book by Dr. Abigail James, who is a member of the NASSPE Advisory Board. This book includes many useful strategies for engaging girls in grades K-12 in mathematics and in the…

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La paradoja sexual

Este libro revelador presenta un análisis provocativo sobre cómo y por qué las diferencias de género influyen en las elecciones profesionales y en la ambición personal. A través de las historias de hombres y mujeres reales, de la ciencia y de ejemplos de la cultura popular, Susan Pinker…

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