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Lifelong Learning, Lifelong Health If lifelong learning is the key to good health, then we had best be clear on some of the practices that help boys engage with learning and education. This section provides resources that have been found to be useful in encouraging boys to s...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Education 7/11/2012 3:29:38 PM
  A father's role is crucially important. How he treats his wife and daughters will limit or enhance their potential and choices in life. But it will make a difference to his sons too...   This document provides a report in programs that seek to address issues of gende...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Health-Equity-Inequality/Because-I-Am-
A-Girl-But-What-About-Boys
9/28/2012 3:31:28 PM
Introduction Research shows that boys tend to achieve a poorer academic performance in reading and writing than girls at school nationally and internationally. Boys are also less likely than girls to finish high school (Year 12) education, or go on to university. (ABS 2006...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Education/Learning-Partnership--Engagi
ng-Boys-Education
10/20/2015 11:56:43 AM
  The project sets out to identify and describe evidence-based teaching practices that have proved effective in improving the motivation, engagement and academic and social outcomes of boys...   The importance of embedding practices that support the engagement of b...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Education/Resources-To-Engage-Boys-In-
Education
9/21/2012 10:35:51 AM
Adolescence and Teenage Health Guiding boys through the transition to adulthood can be complex and challenging but there are a number of programs and initiatives from around the world that are addressing the need for positive male role models, mentoring models and other stren...
http://mengage.org.au/Life-Stages/Adolescence 7/11/2012 3:06:53 PM
  we conclude that gender gaps in adulthood  have roots in childhood, perhaps because poverty and exposure to disadvantaged neighborhoods during childhood are particularly harmful for boys..   This study reveals that there is a reverse gender gap where boys who grow u...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Gender-Equality/Childhood-Environment-
Gender-Gaps-Adulthood
3/15/2016 9:40:45 AM
This review assessed the effectiveness of programmes seeking to engage men and boys in achieving gender equality and equity in health and was driven by the following questions What is the evidence on the effectiveness of programmes engaging men and boys in sexual and ...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Health-Equity-Inequality/Engaging-Male
s-In-Changing-Health-Inequities
9/24/2012 10:08:28 PM
Early Childhood Health A good start in life is important for the development, health and well-being of boys. Positive childhood experiences will help shape and build health later in life. This section highlights programs and initiatives that address boys' health and well-bein...
http://mengage.org.au/Life-Stages/Early-Childhood 7/11/2012 3:06:40 PM
Health Equity and Inequality Health is inherently unequal, at least in modern society. Improving gender equality means raising the standards of both males and females upwards and to do this a collective and community-driven response is needed. Resources in this section offer...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Health-Equity-Inequality 7/11/2012 3:27:52 PM
Overview What we believe: There is an urgent need to tackle the unnecessarily and unacceptably poor health and wellbeing of men and boys. The health of the whole population should be improved through an approach that takes full account of the needs of both s...
http://mengage.org.au/Communities/Other-Clearinghouses/Men-s-Health-Forum 7/31/2014 10:52:25 AM
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