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The Shop Class Stigma: What Title IX Didn’t Change
Jun 25th, 2012 by

The Shop Class Stigma: What Title IX Didn’t Change
by Claudio Sanchez

NPR – June 23, 2012

Forty years ago, President Richard Nixon signed Title IX, which said no person shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from any education program or activity. Vocational education courses that barred girls — such as auto mechanics, carpentry and plumbing — became available for everyone. But it’s still hard to find girls in classes once viewed as “for boys only.”…

http://www.npr.org/2012/06/23/155595756/what-title-ix-didnt-change-stigma-about-shop-class?sc=17&f=1001

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