Gender Neutral Sweden

A pre-school in Sweden has banned gender terms. Instead of referring to children as ‘him’ or ‘her’ or boys and girls the staff addresses them as ‘friends’. The colour of toys and books have been carefully chosen so that the children don’t fall into gender stereotypes. For story: http://www.perthnow.com.au/lifestyle/pc-preschool-bans-words-him-and-her/story-e6frg3pl-1226082909254

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POSTED 2 Jul 2011
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