Thorpe House News

Is co-ed as effective as single sex?

Welcome to the third part of Mr Ayres’ blog… In a single sex school gender stereotypes play less of a role than in a co-educational school because you are not in an environment where girl/boy performance comparison exists. At Thorpe House boys generally perform equally well in science and mathematics as they do in English, the humanities…

Read Mr Ayres’ article on boy-centred learning!

If you have a few minutes today, why not read Mr Ayre’s interview in the April issue of Exclusive Magazine? In the interview entitled ‘About a Boy’, Mr Ayres talks about the benefits of single sex education, particularly for boys and how Thorpe employs a pupil-centred learning approach rather than a one-size-fits-all. If you can’t…