No dunce hats or detentions according to SPLC and parents of the Birmingham City School System. Authorities crossed the line of student's civil rights when mace was used on students, critics allege.
Outcomes of integration havenâ€™t been as positive as hoped. According to a number of African Americans equal opportunity was the goal of civil rights, not integration. Results have shown negative consequences, some say.
A report stemming from a "grade-fixing" investigation at Dallas school uncovered some pretty unruly methods of discipline. Between 2003 and 2005, it is believed students were placed in a cage to "duke it out" if caught fighting and staff knew.
U.S experts have pinpointed a key issue when it comes to unruly teenagers within the family unit. Their study has showed that it is the youngest of the family offspring who are more likely to rebel than the oldest due to tougher rules on the first born
The 10 year old told his mom over the weekend that his mouth hurt. When questioned, he admitted that he had been in trouble and the classroom aide had duct taped his mouth shut for 5 minutes. Mom is outraged, and an investigation is under way.