Single-sex schools: Could they harm your child?
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By Lise Eliot, Associate Professor of Neuroscience, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Are single-sex schools better? Franklin Park Library, CC BY Gender-segregated education is making a comeback. Single-sex classrooms, long discouraged under Title IX, the federal law that prohibits gender discrimination in education, have been gaining prominence in recent years, especially in urban charter…