One Millennial’s Top Ten Ways to Improve Male Education

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It’s easy to daydream about the goals of a future society, but I think the only way we can accomplish those goals is through education and discussion. Part of that education is unlearning.

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Men in Education: More Questions Than Answers (Part 2)

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Michael Carley, an educational researcher in a three-college community college district in California, focuses on a problem with an often understated scope.

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Men in Education: More Questions Than Answers (Part 1)

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Men are falling behind very quickly, but it’s easy to miss the trend if we focus on long-term data and not recent students and graduates.

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The Loss of Positive Male Role Models and Educational Priorities in the U.S.

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During the 1950s, the scientist was the hero of our movies, saving us from space aliens and mutant insects. Why have our collective goals shifted away from educated men as role models?

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Soliciting Variety Around Our Soapbox

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As the Internet allows confirmation bias to enhance our personal biases in ever-narrowing communities, human connection with opposing viewpoints is the key.

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O Captain, My Captain: Robin Williams and Addiction

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Timothy Mousseau is touched by Williams due to the battle he endured and the struggle he fought. He knows it all too well.

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Call For Submissions: The Future of Male Education

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We’re told males in academics are in crisis, from grade school disengagement to less collegiate matriculation. What do our young men embedded in the experience think is needed in male education?

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Education is a Gift, But For What Specific Purpose?

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With his graduation from college, Raoul Wieland finds himself somewhat adrift and looking for direction.

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A Teaspoon of Expletives Helps the Compliment Go Down

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Sometimes it takes a few swear words and threat of bodily harm from a good friend to allow gratitude in.

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Shame: Is GMP Part of the Problem?

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This is not a rhetorical question.

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How To Help “At Risk” Kids Succeed In Life

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Eric Thompson has a message for educators, and it might not be what you expect.

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Behind the Scenes With Good Fraternity Men Gathered in New Orleans

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In the headlines are the poor choices young fraternity men make in regards to alcohol overconsumption, misogynistic treatment of women, and degrading practices for new members. Behind the scenes are the men (and women) proactively working to eradicate those headlines.

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Have You Determined Your Relationship Non-Negotiables?

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In the epic words of Meatloaf, “I would do anything for love, but I just won’t do that.”

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Good Men Are More Than a Test Score

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Men should be intellectual, but intellectualism should not be limited to a GPA or letter grade.

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Illinois State University’s Gender Neutral Bathroom Isn’t a PC Issue, It’s Humanity

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As Taro Gomi states in his famed book, “Everyone poops.” We all deserve a safe place to do so.

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The Cleverness of Pete Holmes and Realistic Mario Bros.

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These animated clips harken back to a simpler time–a 16 bit time. But the magical world has suddenly become very real for Mario & Luigi.

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