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Teachers ‘give higher marks to girls’ | BBC News

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An OECD report on gender in education, across more than 60 countries, found that girls receive higher marks compared with boys of the same ability. Researchers suggest girls are better behaved in class and this influences how teachers perceive their work. Differences in school results can sometimes “have little to do with ability”, says the study.

Read more on the BBC website: Teachers ‘give higher marks to girls’ | BBC News

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