Developing Healthy Boys

Course Number
CS01: 10_EN
This PLC  is for people of all genders about male gender socialization and the strategies and skills for promoting the development of compassionate, non-violent and equitable boys and men. This highly participatory program uses personal reflection and cross-gender dialogue to promote the following learning outcomes.
● Participants understand how boys typically learn about gender and ways that
    commonly used masculinity norms and stereotypes harm boys.
● Participants are able to explain the ‘cycle of male socialization’ and understand what is
    and is not healthy for boys’ development.
● Participants are able to support boys feeling comfortable and accepted when feeling
   and behaving in ways that do not conform to rigid masculinity norms and stereotypes.
● Participants understand the co-constructive storytime model when reading books
   with children.
● Participants are able to use children’s books to promote healthy gender development
   and a safe learning environment for boys.
Course Hours

Scheduled Event(s) for this Course
This PLC is facilitated live via Zoom. Participants have the opportunity to receive coaching.

It is EEC's policy that participants must attend all PLC sessions in order to receive a certificate.



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