Childrens' BBC - United Kingdom

What do the children think? Read comments from children from Europe about their beliefs about having a male teacher.

Boys can do better at school when their teachers are also male, according to a survey.

It says they work harder and find it easier to talk over any problems they may have with a male teacher.

So do you think it makes a difference if your teacher is male or female?

Just over one in 10 primary school teachers are male, so have you ever been taught by man, and what was it like?Go to website to read children’s comments.