Why schools are failing our boys

The lack of movement and rigid restrictions associated with modern schooling are killing my son’s soul.

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Boys today aren’t fundamentally different than the boys of 150 years ago. Yet today, they’re confined to classrooms, expected to remain still for the majority of the day, and barely allowed to tackle meaningful labor or the real world until they reach the magical age of 18. Is it any wonder our boys are struggling?

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Author: joselepervanche

Professor of Management & Information Technology

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