Galen Sherwin

Galen Sherwin is Staff attorney at the ACLU Women's Rights Project.

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"There is little to be gained from using education practices that highlight gender differences, as opposed to emphasizing commonalities and meeting students where they are as individuals." (Photo: Tyler Olson/Shutterstock) Views
Monday, February 19, 2018
Where Does #MeToo Start?
Reckoning with the prevalence of sexual harassment and gender-based violence in the wake of #MeToo has prompted many to reexamine the conditions that have allowed harassment and violence to flourish. One place to start is our public schools, where young people develop critical understandings about...
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Sunday, May 18, 2014
"Busy Boys, Little Ladies" - Wait, What Decade Are We In Again?
Rick Scott, the Governor of Florida, signed legislation earlier this week that would provide professional development for teachers in "single-gender" classrooms. This may sound innocuous — Who doesn't want better-trained teachers? But the truth is that this is actually code for training teachers in...
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