Honor Code David Brooks Analysis

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David brooks article “honor code” deals with boys in the education system having to conform to an unbalanced system that favors girls over them. The article “honor code” explains that the way the education system is made only fits a certain type of person,” The education system has become culturally cohesive, rewarding and encouraging a certain sort of person: one who is nurturing, collaborative, disciplined, neat, studious, industrious and ambitious. People who don’t fit this cultural ideal respond by disengaging and rebelling...many of the people who don't fit in are boys” (David Brooks) The education system only appeals to people with certain characteristics, the people who don't fit the systems ideal image are forced to conform or fail.

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