IBSC Southern California Regional Conference

Monday October 19, 2015, St. Augustine H.S., San Diego, USA
St. Augustine’s is hosting an invitation only event for local schools that will highlight Dr. Abigail Norfleet James and David Armstrong. Abigail James—renowned adolescent psychologist, and best-selling author of The Parents Guide to Boys—will present her latest findings on brain research and best practices. Complete details are on the Southern California Regional Conference webpage.

International Library Symposium

Save the Date in Your 2016 Calendar. 
Planning for the second International Library Symposium is underway and you are cordially invited to join us at The Southport School, Queensland, Australia from 18–20 September 2016. The theme for the 2016 event is Space and Place; Power and Purpose and will consider a great variety of interesting and contemporary issues. More details will be available in the coming weeks. Review the complete announcement.

Teachers New to Boys' Schools Conference

22-24 October 2015, The Roxbury Latin School, West Roxbury, USA

Join us in Boston for an in-depth exploration of best practices in teaching boys with experienced teachers and administrators. This conference is designed for teachers in their first two years of work at a boys’ school, and it provides opportunities for all grade levels and disciplines to engage in meaningful discussions with their peers. For more information, visit the Teachers New to Boys' Schools website.

Single Gender Education: A Course for Teachers New to Boys' Schools

13 October – 6 November 2015, via Online School for Boys

Single Gender Education: A Course for Teachers New to Boys' Schools is designed as an orientation to boys’ schools and all-boys' learning environments for newly hired teachers. Participants connect and collaborate with each other to explore best practice and research in boys’ schools classrooms. Details and registration.

2015 Annual Conference Archive

...including Workshop and Presentation downloads and materials.
The Archive for the 2015 Annual Conference in Cape Town is available online. The Annual Conference Archive, -- always one of the highest hit pages on the IBSC website -- includes Workshop and Presentation downloads and materials, audios from Plenary Keynote Speakers, and CapeTalk's radio interview with David Banks, Head of Eagle Academies in New York.

The Mask You Live In

The 2015 Sundance Film, The Mask You Live In by Jennifer Siebel Newsom follows her Miss Representation in examining the narrow societal definitions of what it means to be a man or a woman in today’s society.The 2015 Sundance Film, "The Mask You Live In" by Jennifer Siebel Newsom follows her  "Miss Representation" in examining the narrow societal definitions of what it means to be a man or a woman in today's society. 

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blaisdell - Posted 09/11/2015 05:24PM
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blaisdell - Posted 08/04/2015 02:07PM
St Christopher's Center for the Study of Boys events has several events planned for October. There is no cost to participate in these programs. The IBSC thanks St. Christopher's School for their generous invitation to participate.
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New Research Perspectives
Posted 11/29/2014 05:00PM
Analysis of New Zealand male school leaver qualifications from 2010 to 2012 show that boys' schools have higher qualification achievements than co-educational schools.
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