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21 February 2011

Boys get better grades at all-boys schools

Boys get better grades at single-sex schools than when they're in mixed-gender schools, a New Zealand study shows.

Boys get better grades at single-sex schools than when they're in mixed-gender schools, where girls consistently outperform them, a New Zealand study shows.

For students attending co-educational schools, however, there was a clear tendency for girls to outperform boys, a pattern that continued when students were followed up to the age of 25.

 
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