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    I'd say that, from what we know of the matter, an in-school suspension would be completely appropriate.  (Yes, I signed the change.org petition...)

    I take exception when other disciplinary measures are discounted.  For instance, the diarist suggested that "no prom" was a life-changing event on a par with expulsion.   Such a penalty can be a good deterrent, as part of the graduated discipline we desperately need to see replace 'zero-tolerance' nonsense, and I don't think it productive to throw them all in the same bucket.

    I'll shut up now.

    The word "parent" is supposed to be a VERB, people...

    by wesmorgan1 on Fri May 10, 2013 at 12:20:11 PM PDT

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