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The New Face of Transgender Youth

By Brian Prowse-Gany What defines gender? Is it biology, the heart and mind, or some combination of both? As the debate surrounding transgender children swirls, one girl is sharing her personal story in the hope that she can help others. Jazz Jennings was born a boy, but started to show leanings toward a feminine side…

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Probing the Parental Steps to Rearing Boys Into Men

By Duane Birth Every good parent sees a bright future in their child, one that meets the level of distinction that every adult must measure up to. And for the education and masculine development of a leading figure that will one day take over the leadership of family relations. Therefore, it is a serious matter…

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5 Ways To Get Teens To Love Reading

By Samantha Saunders As an English teacher I have had parents reveal to me in hushed tones, as though imparting some secret information – “He used to read all the time in primary school. But then he just stopped.” Why does this happen, this perceived halting to the reading practices of our youth? When do…

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How to Get Middle School Boys Reading

By Keri R Williams Many middle school boys are reluctant readers, but a really great book has the potential to turn that around. That is, if you can get them to read it. Boys usually don’t like to read for one of two reasons: 1. Reading is boring 2. Reading is too hard It’s unfortunate…