Zero Tolerance Is Out of Control

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    from Midol to hugging to kindergarten 'weddings':

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/06/17/AR2007061701179_pf.html

    the kids do recognize the difference between a high five and lap dances...
     
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    Its a slippery slope between a handshake and a hand..., er, well, you know.
     
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    Zero Tolerance IS out of control and is a problem.
     
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    I agree. We are ending up with a generation that is unable to handle responsibility for the simple reason they haven't been expected to be responsible.
     
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    We had a few students at my high school who weren't allowed to graduate because of something said on MySpace. Elsewhere a year ago, I believe, some kid was expelled because he had pictures of him with his hunting rifles and stuff.
     
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    http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,288536,00.html

     
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    Shitty teachers and administrators who have no idea how to deal with kids combined with parents who don't care what their kids do is a recipe for disaster. Unresolved teacher pay and qualification issues only serve to add fuel to the fire.
     
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    actsnoblemartin I love Andrea & April

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    hehehe, handjob

    hahaha, sorry its funny.

     
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    actsnoblemartin I love Andrea & April

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    you are right.

     

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