Re: value of education

Linda Purrington (
Fri, 12 Jun 1998 15:10:06 -0700

Hey, not only that, but we need to factor in her unpaid work. Teachers,
an appeal--before those kids go home for summer break, remind the girls
of all the things they could be doing this summer beside the lowest-paid
and most responsible work on the planet--child care. It only prepares
them for the most common unpaid job on the planet--being a mother.

Linda Purrington, Title IX Advocates

marie De Santis wrote:
> And remember, the salary gap that's always used in these discussions is
> based on a comparison of men and women who work full time. The real
> annual salary gap is much greater because many more women can only find
> part time work compared to men.
> Marie
> >
> >Wage Gap Between the Sexes Is Narrowing
> >
> >
> > WASHINGTON -- The strong economy and an increase in the minimum wage
> >have helped narrow the wage gap between the sexes by about 3 cents on
> the dollar
> >since last spring, the Clinton Administration has reported.
> >

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