Boys are falling behind girls at every level of education, despite this there is no targeted Government policy on the issue. Here one small organisation describes what they are doing to help boys overcome the educational barriers they face.
This week the BBC reported there are more than 4,000 people sleeping rough on the streets of England, a 16% rise in the last year. What they didn’t mention is that 88% are men. What lays behind this ‘gender blindness’ to male disadvantage? And how can we find a way forward?