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On Education a female-dominated profession, except at the top

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JayhawkFan1985 2 years, 1 month ago

Maybe if we paid teachers equivalently to other professions, we would be better off. Who cares if the teachers are men or women as long as they're qualified and energetic. It's hard to be excited when its hard to pay your bills. God bless teachers!

kuguardgrl13 2 years, 1 month ago

I have a high level of respect for men who teach elementary school. My favorite teachers from those early years continue to be the men. Often they treated all students as equals. They faced the challenges of troubled students head on. While my female teachers were often nurturing and kind, the men made us think even at 10 years old. Many of those teachers have influenced me to seek a career in education. My 8th grade social studies teacher has been one of my major career influences. In the 8 years since, I haven't been able to tell him that. So students of both genders can benefit from teachers of both genders at any age.

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