The UK has the highest incidence of father-absent households in Europe. It also has a very low (and falling) proportion of male teachers in primary schools. Large numbers of children, particularly boys, lack role models both at home and in the classroom. This report provides a case study in why this Government has failed to get to grips with social breakdown after more than ten years of record spending and new initiatives.
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