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Girls Less Confident Than Boys In Science Classes, Researcher Finds

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November 4, 1998
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University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
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Girls remain a step behind boys in their confidence and participation levels in science classrooms, despite a hands-on teaching approach now popular in many science classrooms, according to University of Illinois research.

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Girls remain a step behind boys in their confidence and participation levels in science classrooms, despite a hands-on teaching approach now popular in many science classrooms, according to University of Illinois research.


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University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign. "Girls Less Confident Than Boys In Science Classes, Researcher Finds." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/11/981104075118.htm (accessed April 17, 2014).

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