An early childhood centre asks: "Why are kids always drawn to the male teacher? Our kids always go for John – it’s “Hi John” when they come in the door and they hang around him most of the day. We are feeling a bit peeved at his popularity I must say - and the fact that we are left with cleaning the tables etc. We often can’t manage to draw the kids into an activity unless John’s going to be involved too".
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