Some reasons why fathers’ involvement in children’s education is important:

•    It improves children’s academic performance.


•    Preschoolers have stronger verbal skills.


•   Children display less behavior problems in school.


•    Girls do better in mathematics.


•    Boys tend to get better grades and perform better on achievement tests.


    Younger children show an increase in curiosity and in problem solving.


•    Children are more exploratory of their world and their ability to solve problems.


•    Children show more empathy and less stereotyped sex role beliefs.


•    And, children are more likely to get A's at all grade levels.