Question: what are the factors that hinders boys education?
Female education is a complex set of issues and debates surrounding education (primary education,secondary education,tertiary education, and health education in particular) for girls and women. It includes areas of gender equality and access to education, and its connection to the alleviation of poverty. Improving girls' educational levels will demonstrate clear impacts on the health and economic future of young women, which in turn improves the prospects of their entire community. Infant mortality rate of babies whose mothers have received primary education is half that of children whose mothers are illiterate.
Health and Human Development - Health in adolescence: education
Education is particularly important in encouraging adolescents to
establish healthy patterns of behaviour that will positively influence
their development and health.
Education should be concerned with the effects of unhealthy diet,
inadequate exercise, unsafe sexual activity and smoking.
Unfortunately, the education of girls is often hindered by factors such
* early marriage
* time and energy consumed by household chores
* complications from pregnancy preventing further study
* perception of girls' education as a low priority or too costly
* insufficient and overcrowded schools
* scarcity of role models
* gender-biased curricula, teaching strategies and textbooks
* prohibitive distance between school and home.
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