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ERIC Number: EJ661887
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0950-0693
Her Physics, His Physics: Gender Issues in Israeli Advanced Placement Physics Classes.
Zohar, Anat; Sela, David
International Journal of Science Education, v25 n2 p245-68 Feb 2003
Investigates gender issues in Israeli advanced placement physics classes. Analyzes matriculation exam scores from approximately 400 high schools over 12 years. Conducts semi-constructed interviews with 50 advanced placement physics students (25 girls and 25 boys). Discusses changes in the ratio of girls, performance, and factors that are especially unfavorable to many girls. Suggests instructional methods that foster student understanding. (Author/KHR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Israel