Even when demographic characteristics were controlled, our results supported the hypotheses that single-sex school students had higher gender salience H 1 in the high school sample, and that single-sex school students had fewer other-gender friends H 2 and higher mixed-gender anxiety H 3 in both high school and college samples.
Coefficients were calculated with standardized values of gender salience, mixed-gender anxiety and percentage of other-gender friends and close friends. Separate analyses were conducted for the different forms of mixed-gender anxiety as the dependent variable Y.
Each item was rated on a 5-point scale ranging from 1 not at all to 5 all the time. Table 5 Mediation results Study 1: High school sample. I notice that your arguments have, on the whole, been rather feminist - discussions of 'sexual harassment', the focus on girls, and the idea that men are the 'aggressors' a key feminist tenet.
I've noticed that you doubt the legitamacy of my sources. While you make some fair points, I would like like to counter your statement by pointing out: 2.
What will you do with a Transgender person in a single- sex school environment? Table of Contents Expand. Posted by: annabelle. Report Post. Both boys and girls are prone to be easily distracted by the other gender.
Coeducational and single-sex schooling and happiness of marriage. Also, it would be impossible to control for all potentially confounding variables. However, by controlling for a multitude of key demographic variables, this study would be classified as one of the highly controlled studies on single-sex schooling [ 4 ].
Co-ed schools are a more natural way for kids to learn and interact so I think it normalises all form of relationships. I think it is difficult for girls in co-ed to achieve what they can in single-sex schools.