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Lang Matl
Author James, Abigail Norfleet

Title Teaching the female brain : how girls learn math and science / Abigail Norfleet James

Imprint Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin, c2009


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  QA11.2    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  QA11.2    Available
Description xiii, 188 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-184) and index
Contents The influence of cognitive gender differences -- Differences in learning approaches -- Dealing with stress -- Teaching math to the female brain -- Teaching science to the female brain -- Teaching math and science to girls in a coed school -- Gen
Summary Examines how girls' unique sensory, physical, cognitive, and emotional characteristics affect their performance in the classroom, and shows you how to adapt classroom experiences to assist girls' learning, particularly in math and science" --fro
Subject Mathematics -- Study and teaching
Science -- Study and teaching
Women -- Education
Girls -- Psychology
Sex differences in education
ISBN 1412967104