What is ageism?
What is ageism? Ageism refers to the stereotypes (how we think), prejudice (how we feel) and discrimination (how we act) towards others or oneself based on age. Who does ageism affect? Ageism affects everyone. Children as young as 4 years old become aware of their culture’s age stereotypes
It can take three main forms: Stereotypes, or preconceived beliefs about the ways age affects interests, personality, and abilities.