Gender and Achievement resources

Over the last 20 years the gender issues that have shaped thinking and practice in schools have changed dramatically. Today, differences in boys' and girls' performance patterns are a matter of national concern. The resources in this area should help you in directly addressing the needs of your pupils.

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