links for 2008-10-17

How Boys and Girls Learn Differently | America's Schools | Reader's Digest David Chadwell, the country’s first—and only—state coordinator of single gender education, walks us through the gender differences. (tags: teaching science read psychology parenting news learning kids) Qwitter: Catching Twitter quitters Qwitter e-mails you when someone stops following you on Twitter with a message [...]

Computer Science

This week, I had the opportunity to attend a Ministry of Education session dealing with the rollout of the new Computer Science curriculum. We're probably a little premature because the document that we worked from had DRAFT written on every page. But, there is a great deal in this new curriculum and it will be [...]