No Such Thing as a Math Person

She said the popular idea that boys and girls learn differently is “not supported by the neuroscientific literature.” “Most of the things that parents and kids believe about math learning are wrong,” said Dr. Boaler, who is the co-founder of Youcubed, a website that argues for a revolution in math teaching for all children, and offers resources to teachers, students and parents. In fact, maybe what everyone needs — girls and boys both — is a different kind of math teaching, with much less emphasis on…

Where Boys Outperform Girls in Math: Rich, White and Suburban Districts

At this article you will read the result of a research studying math grades in both girls and boys depend on color of skin, income of family and the district that family live parameters. the result is interesting. Where Boys Outperform Girls in Math: Rich, White and Suburban Districts By CLAIRE CAIN MILLER and KEVIN QUEALY JUNE 13, 2018 In much of the country, the stereotype that boys do better than girls at math isn’t true – on average, they perform about the same, at least through eighth grade.…

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