Why Male Teachers Fail

Is Teaching a Failing Career for Men? I disliked sports as a child, not because I was bad at them, but because I preferred helping others over competing with them. So when I turned 10, I opted not to spend my summer playing sports on the beach like the other boys, but instead to give…

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The Difference Between “Nice Guys” and Good Men

http://goodmenproject.com/featured-content/women-dont-fall-nice-guy-online-profile-dg/ If you’re a woman who’s tried online dating, chances are you’ve experienced the hypocrisy of a man who describes himself as a “nice guy” on his profile, but then messages you with unwanted sexual advances and threats. Their alleged niceness comes off as entitlement, and when women don’t reward them for being nice, they…

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The Five Things Nobody Told Me about Post-Divorce Rebounding

The Five Truths About Dating on the Rebound Jumping into a new relationship too quickly after a break-up is called “rebounding.” It’s called this because it’s a period where you are vulnerable and inviting attention on yourself from people who have their own agendas, just as an NBA player becomes vulnerable immediately after retrieving a…

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The War on Sassiness

The War on Sassiness When I studied education in graduate school, most of the people in my program were upper-middle class, white, Christian, and native speakers of English.  About half of the course work was about understanding those who came from different backgrounds. Two of the required courses were about teaching bilingual students, one was…

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How Trump Sold Us His Brand of Misogyny

How Trump Sold Us His Brand of Misogyny   “Nobody has more respect for women than me,” Trump says for the umpteenth time in an interview, and for the umpteenth time, the interviewer doesn’t call him out. What do you say to a man who speaks only in hyperbole? Of course there are people in…

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