Re: Deb Williams Girls/Boys
Thu, 2 Feb 1995 09:18:05 MST
>Lots of the research in education is showing that the 'middle school'
>years are prime times where boys and girls are learning differently.
>Scouts gives them a chance to experience that opportunity to learn
>differently without losing the exposure to members of the opposite sex
>that they receive in school and other social organizations.
I am a Scoutmaster and Governing Board Member for our School district. I have
read about the separation of boys and girls in some schools (experiments) in
the East. Do you have any data? Studies? etc. I'd be very interested.
Bill Hunter SM T-99
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City