Mini Poll Results

Do Single-Sex Schools Work?

Do you think students really learn better when separated by gender?
  • 47%
    Yes
  • 6%
    Yes, but it is more true of younger students than older ones
  • 27%
    Yes, but it is more true of older students than younger ones
  • 20%
    No
Do you think that males and females are “hard-wired” to learn differently?
  • 53%
    Yes
  • 18%
    Yes, but the difference isn’t enough to mandate single-sex public schools
  • 29%
    No
Is one gender or the other being ignored by contemporary educators?
  • 16%
    Yes, males are
  • 23%
    Yes, females are
  • 62%
    No
Do you favor or oppose making single-sex public schools an option in your community?
  • 84%
    Favor
  • 16%
    Oppose
Do you favor or oppose making single-sex public schools mandatory in your community?
  • 18%
    Favor
  • 82%
    Oppose
Which gender do you believe is the greater beneficiary of single-sex schools?
  • 18%
    Males
  • 45%
    Females
  • 37%
    Neither
Did you attend a single-sex school?
  • 38%
    Yes
  • 62%
    No
Do you wish the answer to the previous question were different?
  • 27%
    Yes
  • 73%
    No