All Girls: Single-Sex Education and Why It Matters

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Riverhead Books, 2003 - Education - 353 pages
Investigative journalist Karen Stabiner spent pivotal years with the young women of two very different girls' schools - Marlborough, an elite prep school in Los Angeles, and The Young Women's Leadership School in East Harlem, an experimental public school. On both coasts, her subjects are fascinating young women on the brink of adulthood, whose choices will affect their lives. Even-handed and thought-provoking, All Girls could change the way we educate all children in the future.

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All-girl schools: are they throwbacks to pre-women's lib days or cutting-edge public education systems? Stabiner (To Dance with the Devil: The New War on Breast Cancer) here attempts to uncover the ... Read full review


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