TITLE

Single-sex schools on the increase in US

AUTHOR(S)
Rosen, Ivan
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
International Educator;Apr2008, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in the number of public single-sex schools in the U.S. from 4 or 5 in 1998 to nearly 250 in 2008. It explains the benefits of single-sex schools to students. Single-sex schools in cities such as Detroit, Michigan have been able to document an increase in attendance and decline in disciplinary problems. It says that everyone in the country expects a rise in the number of single-sex schools once the Department of Education issue a new and liberalized regulations.
ACCESSION #
31944897

 

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