Re: Coed Scouting - Short Reply
Susan Ganther (susan@EMAIL.UNC.EDU)
Thu, 23 Feb 1995 08:09:06 -0500
On Mon, 20 Feb 1995, Bert Austin wrote:
> I'll only add that my wife tells me current research in education regarding
> single sex vs coed high schools is finding many benefits to the single sex
> environment for girls.
The primary reason given for this is that females are ignored by their
teachers who concentrate on the boys. This would IMHO be very unscoutlike
behaviour on the part of Scout leaders, so it should not happen in a
Scout unit. You are comparing apples to oranges.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City