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  • VIOLENCE PARALYZES MINNESOTA SCHOOL DISTRICT (Somali Americans vs African Americans0

    03/15/2018 6:49:10 AM PDT · by SJackson · 106 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | March 15, 2018 | Olivia Anderson-Blythe
    Administrators do little as school descends into war zone. MINNEAPOLIS – Safety concerns arise as violence continues to escalate at Southwest High School. On top of an already failing administration, Southwest High School staff are struggling to maintain peace between students. Last Friday, March 2, multiple fights broke out during the school’s second lunch period. Despite attempts to sweep the issue under the rug and downplay the violence, persistent students and parents forced the administration to address the situation. Videos of the fight posted online forced the administration to hold an emergency meeting. The highly anticipated fight between two students who...
  • How the University of South Florida Managed to Dupe the Department of Education: Part Two

    02/28/2018 4:42:28 AM PST · by Jacob Douglas · 7 replies
    Fox13News ^ | August and September 2015 | Tina Jensen
    Part II: Missed Opportunities As the investigation continues into the Stoneman Douglas High School massacre, we are learning about missed opportunities to save 17 lives. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel, accused of "incompetence and neglect of duty", has been asked to step down. Resource Officer Scot Peterson, whose job it was to provide security and crime prevention services to the school, was accused of “hiding” while innocents who did not have his officer training were gunned down. The truth of the matter is that the tragedy at Parkland was facilitated by the omissions of others. This is how we begin...
  • More Colorado school staff registering for gun training

    02/22/2018 1:34:58 PM PST · by george76 · 25 replies
    KRDO News ^ | Feb 15, 2018 | Scott Harrison
    Laura Carno, executive director of FASTER Colorado, who helped organize the first statewide training class last summer in Weld County, for school personnel... 48 people have registered for two three-day classes scheduled to be held in Adams County in June. There were 17 people at the debut class last year. "Dozens of school districts in Colorado already have authorized school staff to carry concealed (weapons), she said. "All we're talking about is having more armed good guys and gals on campuses to deal with (shooting) situations." FASTER, (or Faculty/Administrator Safety Training & Emergency Response), .. provide weapons and medical training....
  • Spare the rod, spoil the teacher?

    12/18/2017 6:58:48 PM PST · by Academiadotorg · 14 replies
    Accuracy in Academia ^ | December 18, 2017 | Malcolm A. Kline
    We've come full circle on school discipline: Now students beat the teacher. "City teachers pleaded with district administrators Monday to help support them as they deal with what they are calling an unprecedented level of misbehavior among children, some of which is resulting in physical violence against teachers," Felix Rodriguez Lima reported on Fox 43 from Harrisburg, Pa. on November 21, 2017. "The Harrisburg Education Association says the behavioral issues have prompted the resignations of at least 45 teachers between July and October, and further resignations have since occurred, according to association president Jody Barksdale." "Some of the worst behavior...
  • 'I have been hit, kicked and restrained from behind - by FIRST-GRADERS': At least 45 Pennsylvania...

    11/21/2017 2:50:47 PM PST · by Morgana · 65 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | Nov. 21, 2017 | James Wilkinson For
    FULL TITLE: 'I have been hit, kicked and restrained from behind - by FIRST-GRADERS': At least 45 Pennsylvania teachers resign in just three months due to student violence and those that remain are 'begging' for help from school board Dozens of teachers have quit their jobs in Pennsylvania's capital city amid a wave of violence from students as early as the first grade, it has emerged. The Harrisburg Education Association (HEA) said that at least 45 teachers resigned between July and October, and more have followed since. Those who remain are now demanding more help from administrators. 'I have been...
  • Meet the Colorado Woman Training Teachers to Use Guns to Stop School Violence

    07/09/2017 5:10:30 AM PDT · by george76 · 7 replies
    The Daily Signal ^ | July 07, 2017 | Katrina Willis
    This fall, some Colorado teachers will return to school armed with knowledge—and guns. Laura Carno, author of “Government Ruins Nearly Everything: Reclaiming Social Issues from Uncivil Servants,” is bringing advanced firearms training to school teachers. “Can government stop school shooting[s]? The answer is no … How do we as a community keep our kids safer if we say government is not the right place to fix that problem?” Carno . ... Her answer is a training program called the Faculty/Administrator Safety Training and Emergency Response, or FASTER. Carno’s nonprofit Second Amendment advocacy group, Coloradans for Civil Liberties, planned to bring...
  • Shocking video shows high school teacher, lying unconscious ... knocked out by a STUDENT

    11/10/2014 3:42:34 PM PST · by Kid Shelleen · 42 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | 11/10/2014 | SOPHIE JANE EVANS
    This is the shocking moment a Philadelphia high school teacher was filmed lying unconscious in a hallway after allegedly being knocked out by a student. Pewu Johnson, 68, a substitute English teacher, reportedly reprimanded the teenager after he saw a girl sitting on his lap in an 'inappropriate' manner at Bartram High School. Later that day, the student confronted Mr Johnson and told him, 'get the f*** out of my face',

    04/09/2014 4:55:38 AM PDT · by PennsylvaniaMom · 125 replies
    KDKA-TV PITTSBURGH ^ | PennsylvaniaMom
    Breaking news, via KDKA Pittsburgh. Six people (not sure all students or teachers or combination of the two) at Franklin Regional HS in Murrysville, PA. Live feed at link.
  • Bullied 11-year-old in coma after brutal schoolyard attack

    02/11/2013 8:21:25 PM PST · by chessplayer · 67 replies
    Bullied 11-year-old in coma update: A Pennsylvania boy, who was involved in a schoolyard fight with bullies at his school weeks ago is still in a medically-induced coma after his condition took a turn for the worse. Parents of the boy are working with police and school officials to learn why the alleged attackers got off easy and one boy is fighting for his life. Bailey O'Neil, a 6th grader was allegedly beaten up by several students and was left with a broken nose and concussion. Along with the fact that a bullied 11-year-old boy is in a coma; one...
  • (from 2008 - graphic, disgusting) Sexual Terror: The Untold Stories of Beslan Jihad

    09/18/2012 12:00:06 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 73 replies
    islam watch ^ | 9-2012 (orig 2008) | Deborah Schurman-Kauflin
    Sexual Terror: The Untold Stories of Beslan Jihad by Deborah Schurman-Kauflin, Ph.D 18 Nov, 2008 From the days of Prophet Muhammad, sexual terror has been an integral part of Islamic Jihad. The siege of the Beslan School by Islamic Jihadis in 2004 was no exception as reveals Dr. Schurman-Kauflin. -- Editor, MA Khan Excerpt from Chapter 1, “Disturbed: Terrorist Behavioral Profiles” (2008) On September 1, 2004, terrorists stormed a school in Beslan, Russia, and perpetrated one of the most heinous terror attacks in history. Though many people may have heard of this attack, it is very likely that most do...
  • Report: Philadelphia school violence [Black on Asian]cuts learning

    03/01/2011 3:44:48 AM PST · by DBCJR · 36 replies
    Philadelphia Inquirer ^ | Kristen A. Graham
    Racial and ethnic violence and conflicts routinely hinder student learning in the Philadelphia School District, according to a report to be issued Tuesday by the city Commission on Human Relations. ... To fix the problem, the commission recommends an overhaul of some district policies and the adoption of new rules. ... The district "is not doing enough to resolve problems associated with intergroup conflicts and violence," the report said, citing public testimony. "We heard from witnesses who believe that the district has been unresponsive to their complaints." The complaints ranged from "petty discourtesy and isolated acts of verbal aggression to...
  • Three Students Shot at (Gardenia) California High School [ 2 shot not 3]

    01/18/2011 11:36:55 AM PST · by Zakeet · 112 replies
    Fox News ^ | January 18, 2011
    BREAKING: Three students were shot at Gardena High School in California, authorities tell Fox News. Gardena Police Lt. Steve Pendergrass tells Fox News that there was a shooting on the campus of Gardena High School. One suspect is at large and he is believed to be a student at the school.
  • Connecticut Woman Gave 12-Year-Old Son Weapons to Fend Off School Bullies, Cops Say

    10/27/2010 3:00:57 PM PDT · by LurkedLongEnough · 69 replies
    Fox News ^ | October 27, 2010 | Unattributed
    A Connecticut woman is facing charges for allegedly sending her 12-year-old to school with weapons to protect himself from bullies, reports. Police say 38-year-old Sylvia Mojica gave her son a BB gun and folding knife to carry with him at school on Friday.
  • Willows student airs his story (Dr. Phil alert)

    04/22/2010 5:55:14 PM PDT · by DTA · 5 replies · 573+ views
    Willows Journal, CA ^ | 2010-04-20 | Lydia M. Harris
    Willows student airs his story By Lydia M. Harris/Tri-County Newspapers 2010-04-20 17:14:08 A Willows family and local school officials will be featured on the "The Dr. Phil Show" Thursday on CBS Television. In early March, the Al-Rifai family, Willows High School assistant principal Jerry Smith and Willows Unified School District attorney Matt Juhl Darlington flew to Los Angeles to tape the show. Muyassar Al-Rifai took her cause to popular psychologist Phil McGraw after her son, Shawki, was expelled from Willows High School for fighting. His expulsion appeal to the Glenn County Board of Education was denied earlier this month. He...
  • Gunman kills one, injures two at Ohio State

    03/09/2010 2:39:25 AM PST · by Cheap_Hessian · 24 replies · 553+ views
    MSNBC ^ | March 9, 2010
    COLUMBUS, Ohio - A gunman shot three people early Tuesday morning on the Columbus campus of Ohio State University, killing one, Ohio State University Police told NBC News. Police sources told NBC News that the shooter had been accounted for, but it was unclear if this person was among those who were shot.
  • Boy, 6, gets suspended from school after making gun sign with fingers, pointing at classmates (MI)

    03/07/2010 2:25:32 PM PST · by GreaterSwiss · 62 replies · 585+ views
    NY Daily News ^ | 3/7/2010 | Rachel Monahan
    It's handgun control in the extreme. A Michigan kindergartener's make-believe gun - which he created with just his fingers - got him suspended, the Grand Rapids Press reported. Mason Jammer, 6, who attends Ionia's Jefferson Elementary School, pointed his finger-gun at a fellow student Wednesday and got kicked out of school till Friday. School officials said they had given Mason numerous warnings over several months, and his gun play created discomfort for other kids. Mason's mom said the suspension is "too harsh" for a young boy. "He's only six, and he doesn't understand any of this," said Erin Jammer, who...
  • Infatuated Man Kills Wash. Teacher Outside School (Killed in a "Gun Free Zone"!)

    02/26/2010 2:53:20 PM PST · by Red in Blue PA · 47 replies · 1,484+ views
    ABCNews ^ | 2/26/2010 | Staff
    A man apparently infatuated with a special education teacher he knew from college shot and killed her as she walked into her elementary school Friday, shortly before students began arriving. The suspect was killed in a shootout with a deputy a short time later about 10 miles away, said Pierce County sheriff's spokesman Ed Troyer. The man had been released on bail Monday after being arrested a week ago for violating a protective order the teacher, Jennifer Paulson, obtained in September 2008, said Tacoma police spokesman Mark Fulghum. The victim's father, Ken Paulson, said she was kind and loving, and...
  • 2 Shot Outside Colorado Middle School

    02/23/2010 4:06:27 PM PST · by my3centseuro · 71 replies · 1,886+ views
    Two people were shot when a man opened fired on a group of students waiting outside a Colorado middle school Tuesday afternoon, reported. One person was in custody. A Deer Creel Middle School student who witnessed the shooting in Littleton said a man with long blonde hair, wearing a hat fired at least two shots. "From what I could see he was older, not like a teenager," the student, who was only identified by her first name, told the station. "It sounded like fireworks. It was a very big gun, looked like a rifle." One victims was rushed to...
  • Boy charged over fatal schoolyard stabbing

    02/15/2010 5:29:18 PM PST · by myknowledge · 5 replies · 469+ views
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation ^ | February 16, 2010 | Emma Pollard, Andree Withey and staff
    A 13-year-old boy has been charged with murder after the stabbing death of a student at a Brisbane bayside school. Elliot Fletcher, 12, was stabbed in the chest at St Patrick's College at Shorncliffe about 8:00am AEST yesterday. He was taken to Brisbane's Royal Children's Hospital in a serious condition but later died. Police allege the boy was stabbed with a knife by a 13-year-old fellow student. The 13-year-old was found nearby with minor wounds and has been charged with murder. The accused boy is due to appear in the Brisbane Children's Court today. It is not clear what sparked...
  • Another shooting on a "no-guns" Virginia campus

    12/30/2009 4:31:11 AM PST · by marktwain · 7 replies · 1,144+ views
    Buckey Firearms Association ^ | 29 December, 2009 | Chad D. Baus
    Amidst continued reverberations from the worst campus shooting in our nation's history at Virginia Tech in 2007 came news of yet another shooting on a "no-guns" Virginia campus earlier this month. According to news reports, as 20 year-old James Michael Hamilton stood at the entrance to his math classroom with a long black canvas bag at his side, oblivious classmates filed into a classroom, apparently giving nary a thought to what was in the bag, or why Hamilton had suddenly decided to reappear at the class after having been absent for several weeks. Although at least one student reportedly questioned...