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By Becky Francis

Challenging present theories approximately gender and fulfillment, this publication assesses the problems at stake and analyses the coverage drives and altering perceptions of gender on which the 'gender and fulfillment' debates are based.

This new topical book guides the reader throughout the varied theories and techniques, drawing jointly and reviewing paintings on gender and academic functionality. The authors additionally spotlight the continued difficulties skilled by means of women when it comes to fulfillment and school room interaction. The subjects covered include:

  • perspectives on gender and achievement
  • the development of gender and success in schooling policy
  • evaluating boys’ underachievement
  • the destiny for boys and girls?
  • raising success: 'What works within the classroom?'

Teachers, schooling pros and scholars engaged in instructor education will welcome the editors' goal but severe expertise.

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