Thu, Mar 6, 2008 -- 10:00 AM
Single Gender EducationDownload audio (MP3)
Single gender schools have long been common among parochial and private schools. Do these classrooms improve student performance? Forum looks at the debate over single gender education.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Elizabeth Weil, contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine and author of last Sunday's cover article, "Teaching to the Testosterone"
- Emily Martin, deputy director of the ACLU Women's Rights Project
- Gordon Sharafinksi, head of the Stuart Hall High School, an all-boy school in San Francisco
- Ilana DeBare, founding board chair of the Julia Morgan School for Girls, an all-girl middle school in Oakland and author of "Where Girls Come First: The Rise, Fall and Surprising Revival of Girls Schools"