Teachers can combat sexism

Teachers have such a huge impact on their students’ lives. They have the ability and the responsibility to combat sexism.

“When stripped of all labels, the gender equality movement is simply about the freedom to be an individual, the freedom to be human.” #HeForShe

soccer-670058_1920My daughter was told at school by other boys that she couldn’t play soccer because she was a girl. The physical education teacher overhearing this decided to choose the only two girls in the class to be team leaders. It turned out that the 2 girls were incredible players. Being a girl should not be something you should be ashamed of.

 

“I run like a girl. Try to keep up.” – ESPN

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