Gender and Attainment: Internal Factors

What happened until the early 1990's in education?
Boys significantly outperformed girls in all levels of education, they were also more dominant in the classroom
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What changes have occurred since then?
Girls now outperform boys in many areas of education- this is a global platform
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What do Arnot, David and Weiner remind us?
That the differences between girls' and boys' achievement are complex and that girls and boys have changed in different ways. they express concerns about certain 'myths' about gender differences being oversimplified by the media
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What is controversial about learning styles?
There is no evidence that learning styles can be clearly separate and that they are gender specific.
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