Expert on single sex vs co-ed schools: It's the quality of the teaching that matters

Author
Newstalk ZB Staff,
Section
Audio,
Publish Date
Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 5:10PM
Principal Shawn Hutchinson says there is more choice than ever for parents when it comes to their children's schooling. (Photo: File)

Single-sex schools could disappear from Australia in the next twenty years. A new study has found the amount of single-sex schools in Australia has more than halved since 1985 . The study also found that children in co-ed schools over there learn just as well and in some cases better so will single-sex schools in New Zealand also see a similar decline and which type is better?

LISTEN ABOVE AS PRINCIPAL SHAWN HUTCHINSON TALKS TO RACHEL SMALLEY ON THE ISSUE

 

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