Canadian boys show signs of weakness in maths, science

In Canada, male students lag behind in reading, and the latest test scores suggest they might be losing ground in science and maths as well. Observers say it might be that boys' struggles in reading are affecting their achievement in other subjects. "If they can't read the questions then they can't get them right," said Malkin Dare, president of the Society for Quality Education.

View Full Article in:

Globe and Mail (Toronto) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA
Principal at Timberland Charter Academy
Timberland Charter Academy
Muskegon, MI