Debate Mansion
Debate Mansion

India-Forums

   

Same Sex Public Schools??

prakriti IF-Dazzler
prakriti
prakriti

Joined: 24 January 2005
Posts: 3009

Posted: 23 January 2006 at 2:51pm | IP Logged
Today in class, my freind Dylan brought up a good topic that his parents were arguning about during dinner. Should public schools be same sex or not? Plus, will this affect the education? Plz give your views on this topic.

Aparna_BD IF-Dazzler
Aparna_BD
Aparna_BD

Joined: 01 July 2005
Posts: 4926

Posted: 23 January 2006 at 3:04pm | IP Logged
I personally am not fond of same sex schools and advocate co-ed schools .
In my opinion , if opposites aren't allowed to mingle freely , it leads to more curiousity , exploration and repressed feelings by kids. They will view the opposite sex as something taboo that needs to be explored .

If girls and boys are allowed to mix , then they grow confident in each others company . Learn to treat each other as friends rather than somebody they need to explore.
~LiL*PrInCeZ~ IF-Sizzlerz
~LiL*PrInCeZ~
~LiL*PrInCeZ~

--
Joined: 20 October 2004
Posts: 11310

Posted: 23 January 2006 at 3:32pm | IP Logged
Clap well said aparna di..i agree. keeping away frm the opposite sex will make us less comfortable arnd thm and u cant b separa8ed 4eva...wen u wrk it will b mixed and u wont b confident in frnt of the other sex. also, u r curious abt wat u dunno abt..if u dun communicate with and get 2 know ppl frm the opposite sex they will alwaiiz b a mystery 4 ya and u will b more curious 2 find out abt thm
return_to_hades IF-Veteran Member
return_to_hades
return_to_hades

Joined: 18 January 2006
Posts: 21526

Posted: 23 January 2006 at 4:00pm | IP Logged
I agree with what Apana said, for healthy social development of children it is important that they interact with members of both sexes.
Shezaadi Goldie
Shezaadi
Shezaadi

Joined: 14 October 2005
Posts: 2303

Posted: 23 January 2006 at 4:10pm | IP Logged
Well I go to an all girls school, and we're not really uncomfortable around guys. Like even in our school activities the guys schools are involved. The reason why girls in my school prefer having all girls is because in class it's easier to focus and I've noticed that the people in our classes are more open with each other, and we can all talk freely.

It's not like we're totally unaware of the opposite sex LOL LOL

But yeah there are times where girls in my school would like to be in a co-ed school, but overall I think I personally am pretty happy in my school.






Edited by Shezaadi - 23 January 2006 at 4:11pm
mist Groupbie
mist
mist

Joined: 26 December 2005
Posts: 156

Posted: 23 January 2006 at 10:31pm | IP Logged
Strictly responding to the topic, if we are talkign only of public schools then yes - they should be Co-ed. Because the nature of administration and education in public schools encourages interaction and is very urban in approach.

But if we were to extrapolate the same idea to colleges and schools in non metros, then.. NO.
What is the point of having a co-ed when you have two rows for girls and two rows for boys. One section of the parking lot for the girls one for the boys. Such an environment is lethal and will always bring about unhealthy interactions. Girls acting smug at guys huddled in groups passing lewd comments.
I agree with Vishesh here also about the rowdy element.
Such an environment not only induces affected behaviour but also does not offer equal opportunities to girls. Especially colleges where boys outnumber girls. Its so cruelly easy for a group of guys to pull down a girl who is outgoing and smart. As a result, girls as a group tend to be less active than guys. Put the same girls in a women's instituation and you will see the changes!
Big smile
prakriti IF-Dazzler
prakriti
prakriti

Joined: 24 January 2005
Posts: 3009

Posted: 24 January 2006 at 2:43pm | IP Logged
thanx so much for ur views u guyz!
  • Page 1 of 1

Go to top

Related Topics

  Topics Author Replies Views Last Post
Schools & Protests

Author: return_to_hades   Replies: 4   Views: 421

return_to_hades 4 421 14 November 2009 at 1:45am by gumsum
Should language learning be compulsory in schools?

Author: WillSmith456   Replies: 1   Views: 497

WillSmith456 1 497 09 July 2009 at 11:25pm by WillSmith456
Teaching Homosexuality in Schools..

2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 39 40

Author: Cute_Tulip   Replies: 313   Views: 11659

Cute_Tulip 313 11659 19 March 2009 at 11:34am by qwertyesque
sex education in schools?

2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 11 12

Author: U-No-Poo   Replies: 90   Views: 5252

U-No-Poo 90 5252 14 May 2008 at 4:14am by Anuradha
Role of Religion in Public Schools?

2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 28 29

Author: ~LiL*PrInCeZ~   Replies: 231   Views: 7005

~LiL*PrInCeZ~ 231 7005 07 July 2007 at 10:19pm by raj5000

Forum Quick Jump

Forum Category / Channels
Forums

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.

Popular Channels :
Star Plus | Zee TV | Sony TV | Colors TV | SAB TV | Life OK

Quick Links :
Top 100 TV Celebrities | Top 100 Bollywood Celebs | About Us | Contact Us | Advertise | Forum Index