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Boys and Girls Learn Differently! A Guide for Teachers and by Michael Gurian

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Wernicke’s area Links language and thought; enhances word comprehension. Likely more highly active in females. Improved verbal communication skills in females. Developmental and Structural Differences In most cases, and in most aspects of developmental chronology, girls’ brains mature earlier than boys’ brains. An example is in the myelination of the brain. One of the last steps in the brain’s growth to adulthood occurs as the nerves that spiral around the shaft of other nerves of the brain, like vines around a tree, are coated.

There are many differences we could present, but we have preselected those that seem most essential to learning strategies. You’ll find that each category contains mainly highlights of what appears in the tables. 20 BOYS AND GIRLS LEARN DIFFERENTLY! T A B L E 1 . 1 BRAIN GENDER DIFFERENCES SIMILARITIES PART OF AND BRAIN FUNCTION DIFFERENCES IMPACT Amygdala Part of limbic system involved in emotional processing, especially anger and fear. Tends to be larger in males. May make males more aggressive.

Some of the parents and teachers who had not wanted to talk openly about male-female difference felt more courage to do so. “Boys and girls are so different,” said a parent of four. “They just come out of the womb that way. I had two of each, and I started out thinking they’d be the same. ” “I’ve taught twenty years,” said another teacher, “and if I’ve learned anything it’s that while boys and girls are the same in lots of ways, they are definitely different. ” Parents and teachers like these have seen the whole gamut of changing theories in education.

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