About this blog Subscribe to this blog

Books: Why Boys Fail (To Get Sympathy For Their Failure)

51FvI2LFsNL._SS500_ Girls are the new boys, and former USA Today writer Richard Whitmire has a new book out, Why Boys Fail, that takes a close look at how boys struggle in school and how schools try (or fail to) adjust to their needs.  (And whether some of the accommodations are sound or even legal.) There's a foreword from DC superintendent Michelle Rhee.  Check it out.    Previous posts on the "boys crisis" here here here here here and here.

TrackBack URL for this entry:

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Books: Why Boys Fail (To Get Sympathy For Their Failure):


Permalink URL for this entry:


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

The comments to this entry are closed.

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in This Week In Education are strictly those of the author and do not reflect the opinions or endorsement of Scholastic, Inc.