Tag Archive: Suspension

Apr 04

Necessary Blackness Ep: 53 Candice D. McKinley Talks Upcoming Race For School Board

  On this episode of Necessary Blackness Podcast we are talking with Civil Litigation and Personal Injury Lawyer Candice D. Mckinley and her race for the Dekalb School Board # 2. We talk about facilitating the growth of our children’s mind and how it must reflect their worldview and how the teachers must share the …

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Aug 29

Kindergartners are Being Suspended for Calling Out Answers During Class

Annually, approximately 3 million students, most of whom are in high school, receive out-of-school suspensions. However, more and more children in preschool or kindergarten are being sent home as punishment for infractions that would make you raise your eyebrows. In a PBS NewsHour Special,┬áJohn Merrow discusses suspensions within the Success Charter School Network in New …

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Nov 02

Parents Outraged: Student Punished For Helping Hungry Friend

Recently an 8th grader from Weaverville, California was given a detention for sharing his lunch with a friend. All the 13 year-old Kyle Bradford did was share his chicken burrito with his friend didn’t want to eat the cheese sandwich the cafeteria was serving. Kyle, just like many other people and kids, didn’t see a …

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