According to Christina Hoff Sommers, what likely causes boys to be struggling in today’s classroom?
A demand for literacy at earlier grades.
A scarcity of male teachers.
Less structured and less competitive learning environments.
An extra emphasis on reading and writing in the early years.
Information: Less structured learning environments and less focus on grades and competition are hallmarks of a changing school landscape that, according to Somers, puts boys at a disadvantage.
The correct answer is C. Less structured and less competitive learning environments.
The learning environment is less structured and less competitive.