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Why Are Male Teachers Absent From Classrooms?

Why Are Male Teachers Absent From Classrooms?

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The National Education Association reports that 9 percent of elementary school teachers are men. Boston Globe columnist Derrick Jackson talks about his article, "The Value of the Male School Teacher," and men should consider the teaching profession.

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