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Gender and Participation in Sciences in Uganda

 

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This study is about the influence of gender on the participation of boys and girls in science subjects in co-educational secondary schools in Uganda. Evidence from the study shows that the teaching and learning that goes on in many co-educational classrooms often promotes inequitable participation of boys and girls. In such classrooms, girls tend to be more passive than boys in science classes, leading to girl’s lower performance, especially in physics and chemistry. This points to gendered classroom configurations and confirms the argument that in co-educational science classrooms, girls still constitute ‘students at risk’. This raises the concern for equity and begs for the need to establish support-systems for girls in order to build their self confidence in sciences. This in turn calls for the streamlining of gender concerns into both educational theory and practice.

Product Specifications
SKU :COC63190
AuthorJoyce Ayikoru Asiimwe
LanguageEnglish
BindingPaperback
Number of Pages132
Publishing Year2013-05-02T00:00:00.000
ISBN9783659373268
Edition1 st
Book TypeLegal profession: general
Country of ManufactureIndia
Product BrandLAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
Product Packaging InfoBox
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Product First Available On ClickOnCare.com2015-07-08 00:00:00
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