Gender Check 12/5/11 – South

Website: The Miami Herald

On the Miami Herald, one of the lead articles featured on the home page as of 8:30 p.m. (EST) on Monday, Dec. 5 was “Miami-Dade Director Reinvents P.E.”. Its subject was an overhaul of the school system’s physical education courses.

Here is its gender breakdown:

Author: Female

Human sources (listed in order mentioned):

  1. Female – assistant superintendent
  2. Female – teacher
  3. Female – professor
  4. Male – athletic coach

Notes/Analysis: The photo accompanying this article was of the two female students rock climbing.

Website: Patch (Seminole Heights)

On Patch of Seminole Heights, one of the lead articles featured on the home page as of 8:30 p.m. (EST) on Monday, Dec. 5 was titled “Tis the Season to Give a Fruitcake?.” Its subject was the socially acceptable times, or lack thereof, to gift this holiday tradition.

Here is its gender breakdown:

Author: Male

Human sources (listed in order mentioned)

none

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