ALEX RENTON AT BEING A MAN FESTIVAL - BOYS AND EDUCATION
Royal Festival Hall Level 5 Function Room, Green side, Royal Festival Hall, UNITED KINGDOM
24 Nov 2017, 12:00
Class: Boys and Education
Part of Being A Man
Social class can define the chances of young men and boys, especially how they perform in the classroom. But can being born into an upper class also come with its disadvantages?
What are the challenges that boys from working class backgrounds face in the education system and how do they compare to public schooling, which is rife with bullying and outdated ideas of masculinity?
We take a 360-degree look at the experiences of boys in the education system, both public and private.