Journal # 7
Why Report on Girls?
The article discusses the disadvantages girls face against boys in the school system. The author speaks about the difficulty girls encounter each day. Many of them seem to have very low self esteem, because not only they are being harassed by boys, but by teachers as well. Studies show and researchers have identified gender bias as a major problem at all levels of schooling. Schools must prepare both girls and boys for full and active role in the society and the community as a whole. We see what has to change in order for every boy and girl to do as well as they ca