Solving the ‘Boy Crisis’ in Schools
By Michael Kimmel
Published on The Huffington Post – Education, April 30, 2013
Many concerned educators and media pundits have decried the “boy crisis” in schools — the fact that girls are surpassing boys in college attendance (about 60 percent of entering first-year students this year are female), achievement (girls have caught up in science and math, and far outpace boys in English and language); and behaviors (boys are far more likely to be retained, suspended, diagnosed with ADHD and get into fights). Read the full story.