Consider this personal dilemma offered up by a Washington Post advice columnist....


High schools are not doing a great job preparing students (especially boys) for the world beyond. But hey, they're doing a great job with Friday night football....


Focus not on admissions but completions. That's the advice offered in this interesting session written about by the Chronicle....


I'm with Kay Hymowitz on this one. No sign of that happening yet....


That's the headline for this commentary. But actually, at many private colleges, it is....


Great article in the Times about a pediatrician-driven program to improve literacy skills. No gender breakdowns provided, but we already know the issue there....


The more girls in a class, the better the boys fare. Is this a rebuttal to single-sex classes? Probably not. Boys are having so many school-related problems any interruption of business as usual is bound to help....


Men rule the comic book world. What boy troubles?...


Here's an interesting study written about by Mary Ann Zehr at Ed Week: these boys do better than their sisters....


A new book is out on this subject, Deep Secrets: Boys' Friendships and the Crisis of Connection by Niobe Way. Here's an article about the book. The book appears to support those who approach the boy troubles by focusing on the emotional challenges facing boys pressured to adapt to a macho culture....


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