The Trouble With Boys: What Parents and Educators Must Do

WED, FEB 25, 2009 (47:51)

Peg Tyre discusses her book, The Trouble with Boys: A Surprising Report Card on Our Sons, Their Problems at School, and What Parents and Educators Must Do. The book covers why boys are falling behind girls’ achievement in school and not attending college in the same numbers.

+ BIO: Peg Tyre

Peg Tyre is a former senior writer at Newsweek, where she won a Clarion Award, a National Headliner Award, and a National Education Writers Association Award for her writing on this subject. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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