BLOG

Pedagogy: Why Only Female Students At Hackbright Academy

SHARE

“Studies show that women’s classroom engagement goes up when women are in a single-sex classroom. They also show better test scores, lower dropout rates, better knowledge retention, better critical thinking skills application, more lateral thinking, better ability to engage in meta-cognition, and better ability to think overall.

Students have better mental well-being during and after single-sex classroom education, have more self-confidence, and feel they know the material better. They hesitate less on the job, and they are better equipped to penetrate the obscure social cues associated with an industry. Self-confidence, and these mental health gains are significant.”

Read the full blog post here by Liz Howard, Hackbright Academy instructor.

RELATED POSTS
RECENT POSTS
January 08, 2020
How Hard Is It to Learn Python?
January 08, 2020
The Best Ways to Learn to Code
January 08, 2020
Why Learn Python?
January 07, 2020
What Is Python Bootcamp?
CATEGORIES