Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Expert on Single Gender Education Warns of “Train Wreck” Without Careful Planning
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Columbus public schools Supt. Gene Harris is proposing two single gender middle schools – one for boys and one for girls.
Those two schools would join a handful of other such schools across the country. A national expert on single gender education says there are about 520 single gender schools in the U-S. Leonard Sax notes, most are coed schools with single sex classrooms. Only 90 are completely single gender campuses.
Looking at all of them, though, Sax admits, the success rates are mixed.
Leonard Sax is executive director of the National Association for Single Sex Public Education. The seven-year-old organization is based in the Philadelphia-metro area.