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In Sweden’s Preschools, Boys Learn to Dance and Girls Learn to Yell

Something was wrong with the Penguins, the incoming class of toddlers at the Seafarer’s Preschool, in a wooded suburb south of Stockholm. The boys were clamorous and physical. They shouted and hit. The girls held up their arms and whimpered to be picked up. The group of 1- and 2-year-olds had, in other words, split along traditional gender lines. And at this school, that is not O.K.: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/24/world/europe/sweden-gender-neutral-preschools.html