single-sex

sin·gle-sex

(sĭng′gəl-sĕks′)
adj.
Same-sex.
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single-sex

adj
(Education) (of schools, etc) admitting members of one sex only; not coeducational
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Translations

single-sex

adj educationnach Geschlechtern getrennt; a single-sex classeine reine Jungen-/Mädchenklasse; a single-sex schooleine reine Jungen-/Mädchenschule
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A group of US fraternities and sororities on Monday sued Harvard University, saying its crackdown on single-sex clubs amounted to sexual discrimination.
Some years ago and in another country, I went to a single-sex school and loved it and, subsequently, I have been Head of both single-sex and co-educational schools -- currently I am at Malvern College which has just celebrated the 25th Anniversary of becoming co-educational.
"But there will be a mixture of single-sex and co-ed teaching to make sure we are getting the best for both boys and girls.
The plan involves closing Batley Girls' High School and developing two single-sex schools at Batley Business and Enterprise College - which is currently a boys-only school.
Successful single-sex classroom; a practical guide to teaching boys and girls separately.
Summary: Girls in single-sex schools do better than those in mixed secondary schools, a study has found.
The Fairfax County, Va., school, in the academic year that is ending, joined a small but fast-growing movement toward single-sex public education.
This paper reports on a qualitative case study of how Malawian girls experience schooling in single-sex versus coeducational institutions.
Single-sex education programs (see "Learning Separately," features, Winter 2008) have been operating in South Carolina public schools since 2004.

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