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Maths + confidence = higher scores for boys
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  • Sue Thomson, ACER
  • Lisa De Bortoli, ACER
Publication Date
7-18-2014
Abstract
Teenage boys outperform Australian girls in mathematics by the equivalent of about one-third of a school year, according to the latest PISA survey, as Sue Thomson and Lisa De Bortoli explain.
Citation Information
Thomson, Sue; De Bortoli, Lisa. (2014) 'Maths + confidence = higher scores for boys', Research Developments, ACER. http://rd.acer.edu.au/article/maths-confidence-higher-scores-for-boys