The Trouble With Girls Against Boys
posted by Amy
I've blogged about my doubts about the current outcry that boys are being "left behind" in education here and here. Echidne has a lovely, well-illustrated post up about the same topic that just makes me want to kiss her feet for writing, as she took the time to go through the recent Newsweek article on this subject almost line by line.
Here's just a little sample:
Surely it is possible to create an education system which takes care of all children without causing the end of the Western civilization, and without arguing that the trouble with boys is really all about girls. Without setting Girls Against Boys.