"We usually have a handout that is pretty provocative. We read one or two paragraphs and open for discussion. It works pretty well. Jason's Evert's Pure Manhood is a great one that provides short read and plenty of food…"
"Sounds fantastic. How do you set up the discussions? Do you state the topic a week in advance, or just prep things and give a bit of a talk followed by some questions for discussion?
I love the guest speakers, such a good idea!
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What a great idea, and when I get settled in a school from September it will be something I look at. How do you structure it/sell it to pupils? Each week have a topic to discuss or…"
"I doubt this would ever fly in my area unless it was positioned as a support/mentoring group for boys. I'm sure someone would complain that a club "focused on masculinity" would be too exclusive or would be a reinforcement of…"
"High School grades 9-12. Discussions get animated when it revolves around relationships, sex, etc. But usually no resistance form the boys. From some colleagues, slight grumbling but overwhelmingly positive."
Virtual staff room for visionary teachers of every discipline. This is a good place for educators to discuss their collective role in society--particularly in regards to their duty as role models for young men. What does it mean to be a male role model for young boys in the classroom? How can we serve them best? See More
I'm looking at a bio-feedback device called "Muse". It links up with a smartphone app and measures your brain signals to give you immediate feedback while meditating. Brett had some good things to say about a similar device in this article. I'm hesitating to buy this because it costs a total of $439 AUD with…See More
"That wasn't really the system last year. People were allowed to use the restroom of whatever sex they looked like ... not of whatever they were 'comfortable with'. It was more about what others were comfortable with. …"
"A tyranny of the majority actually is better than a tyranny of the minority. No tyranny at all would be preferable ... but, with a tyranny of the majority, at least most people are on board. With a tyranny of the minority, most people…"
"This is exactly what I don't get. Did I miss something major in the news over the last year or something? I don't understand why all of a sudden what bathroom Transgender individuals use is all of a sudden an issue. Has…"