From lack of role models in the elementary classroom to a learning culture that isn’t engaging boys in the learning process, meet Nifty Fifty Speaker Ali Carr-Chellman who talks about how to change these things.
–For every 100 girls suspended from school there are 250 boys suspended from
–For every 200 girls expelled from school there are 350 boys expelled
–For every 100 girls in special education there are 217 boys in special ed
–For every 100 girls with a learning disability there are 276 boys with such a
disability (Boys are four times as likely as girls to be diagnosed with ADHD in
classrooms (Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder)
–60 percent of all university baccalaureate degrees in the U.S. today are awarded
Discover from this innovative educator and instructional designer why boys are falling behind academically in our nation’s schools today, and what can be done to turn this disturbing trend around.