Boys are often disciplined more often than girls in the classroom and as a result a cycle of behavior ensues.
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As an abused child she knew the negative power a parent could have, but she didn’t know the power of positive parenting could be almost as frightening.
Without a good education, life can be tough once a boy becomes a man. Jay Snook provides personal insight on succeeding through education.
Kids may not know it all, but parents are clueless. Here are just some of the new rules we’re playing by.
It’s time to get back to the basics, whether we like it or not.
Teaching is still considered to require or reward qualities we consider inherently feminine.
Dr. Steve Perry, founder and principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School shares on what parents and teachers can do to support boys in school.
What can we do o ensure boys succeed in school? Dr. Steve Perry is our guest on tonight’s #GMPChat on Twitter 8:00pm Est
Michael Gurian shares how President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative is an essential alliance for a White House Council for Boys.
As Dennis Danziger watches his students graduate, he wonders what will happen next.
Mark Sherman, a big fan of the President, asks him to call the nation’s attention to the problems facing boys and young men.
Educators are looking towards elements of hip hop for innovative and refreshing ways to meet students where they are.
Mark Sherman says that it’s time to give our sons the same attention and support we began giving our daughters 20 years ago.
Russell Simmons lays out a plan for helping people of color advance in a society that is failing them.
Jennifer Fink believes our boys are trying to tell us something about the way they’re being educated… and it’s time to listen.
Why are boys disengaging from school?Have boys changed, or has the education system changed? In Ali Carr-Chapman’s TEDx talk, she lays out the reasons boys are tuning out in school and offers a plan for re-engaging them in a way that actually works.