Gaming to Re-engage Boys in Learning

Gaming to Re-engage Boys in Learning

 by Ali Carr-Chellman In her talk, Ali Carr-Chellman pinpoints three reasons boys are tuning out of school in droves, and lays out her bold plan to re-engage them: bringing…
War on Boys

War on Boys

by Christina Hoff Sommers What ever happened to letting "boys be boys?" Take these two cases: In one, a seven-year-old boy was sent home for nibbling a Pop Tart into…
Technology and Education

Technology and Education

The Fraser Institute website features an article about adaptive technology in the classroom. Such innovations have the potential to radically alter the nature of learning. [button title="Read Fraser Institute Article >" icon=""…
The War Against Boys

The War Against Boys

The War Against Boys was first published in 2000. At the time, the shortchanging of boys in school and in key areas of social development was less evident as a…
Are we raising our boys to be underachieving men?

Are we raising our boys to be underachieving men?

Maclean's magazine recently wrote an interesting article on the social and economic consequences of letting boys fall behind. [button title="Read Maclean's Article" icon="" icon_position="" link="" target="_blank" color="orange" font_color="" large="0" class="" download=""…
Brain-Based Learning

Brain-Based Learning

Borrowing research from the disciplines of neuroscience, biology, and psychology, brain expert Eric Jensen offers an easy-to-understand explanation of the relationship between learning and the brain, helping educators increase student…