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Unlock the potential of every boy! No, you”re not imagining it: boys really do learn differently from girls. When you discover how to reach them, you can help them succeed beyond anyone”s expectations–even their own. Updated with the latest research in neuroscience and developmental psychology, this bestselling guide translates theory into tested and refined strategies that are practical and ready to be put to work immediately. Features include • A discussion of cognitive gender differences and how they relate to learning • An analysis of the benefits and challenges of single–sex classrooms • Tried and true techniques for differentiating learning in co-ed classroom • Cutting-edge strategies for reaching boys with ADHD, learning disabilities, social and emotional differences, and more • Detailed case studies and real-life ...

Sensory Differences
Sensory Differences

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All faculty at the boys’ school where I taught were required to teach four classes, supervise a dorm, and coach two seasons a year. There was no need for another tennis coach and my other sport was field hockey, so I coached costumes and makeup for our elaborate drama productions. I spent a good deal of time trying to get the look that the director wanted. For a production of A Comedy of Errors, the director had asked that the two sets of twins be costumed not identically, but so that it was conceivable that one could be mistaken for his brother. I decided that color was the best way to ...

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