Gender and Identification
exploration of a young aged male.
I am an athlete at joliet west high school. I play football and throw in track. I am a son of a mom and a dad and also a brother to my brother. I feel as if I am a very educated athlete who always tries to push myself over the limit. I am a role model to my brother in a way because i try to make sure he stays out of trouble and countinue doing well in school. I try to maintain my status as a good kid to my parents by having good grades and staying out of trouble. I feel that me as a student-athlete of Joliet West High School is very important because it shows that i stay in school and being involved with sports.
I am a male who attends Joliet West HIgh School and plays on the school teams. I am judged on my gender based on sports performance and there are more challenges that I have to face. I feel that me being a male on the football team has alot more preasure and alot more expectations are held on me. I have to prove to others of what I am capable of doing and also proving that i have leadership of my team. Being a leader to the team also makes me straghten my dedication and commitment to the team.
SIMILARITES AND DIFFERENCES
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