February 8 2013
Although boys do as well or better than girls on standardized tests, they are doing less well in school. Boys are less likely to make top grades or take advanced placement courses. Christina Hoff Sommers' seminal book The War Against Boys addresses the important issue of male underacheivement. Charlotte Hays joins KLPW's Diane Jones to discuss how boys will be boys but should this doom them to bad grades in school?