Constructing Masculinity

High school can be tough, especially when it comes to emerging an identity. Schools are a primary institution for identity formation and the construction of race, class, and gender inequalities. Cliques that are formed in high school contribute to this as they are one of the factors that influences how teens identify and position themselves.…

Following the crowd

As teenagers start moving through their adolescent years they begin emerging different identities so they can figure out who they want to be.  Being a teenager is a lot of work because it’s this constant time where one must have all the latest styles, find the right clique of friends, think about getting a job,…