The problem in Florida is more boys than girls want to play sports, which exposes high school to gender inequity infractions. Immediate action is needed, say high school educators, to attract more young girls into sports.
But boys can lag far behind girls in academic outcomes and no action is needed. It’s good to know our K-12 educators have their priorities right.
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