When this sort of article appears in USA Today, you know the problems boys have in school are getting noticed – FINALLY!
If you’ve been following this blog for any length of time, you’ll know that everything said here is familiar.
The major points are:
- Absence of dads
- Absence of male teachers (so no role models available)
- School is skewed toward feminine success
- Normal boy behavior is seen as problematic
- Boys are marginalized