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Monday, March 19, 2007

Girls’ World

Continuing the education theme, why don’t we just accept that females are more intelligent than the males of the species, and be done with it?

‘Every secondary school should have a bookshelf of "boys' stories" to try to encourage them to read and close the literacy gap with girls, ministers say.
Education Secretary Alan Johnson said working class boys in particular were falling behind in English lessons.
They should be encouraged to read with action and spy stories and to learn by fast-paced, practical lessons, he said.’

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