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Little wonder that the attainment gap between boys and girls has become a chasm. I have two sons — Hayden, now 15, who is set to do his GCSEs next year, and Daniel, who turns 17 this month and is studying creative media journalism at college and has eight GCSEs under his belt.
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A girl born today is 75 per cent more likely than a boy to proceed to higher education, while young men enter the adult world more unsure of themselves than ever. They are not in the A* pack, but both of them are solid students: Daniel’s chief interest is current affairs, while Hayden adores history and science.
I’m 51, married and live in a small village near Brentwood in Essex.
Perhaps alcohol comes to mind, or you may picture something darker.