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"It's scary," said D.C. Councilman Jack Evans, D-Ward 2, adding that using police officers as hall monitors in schools would be like using National Guard troops to fight city crime.
Originally posted by smilingsarah82
Pisky- so you think that it should go back to the older ways of teaching when teachers were allowed to use rulers to rap kids knuckles? hmmmm..... never thought of that.
Originally posted by Pisky
The only way anything is going to get done on this subject is for people - both adults and children - to be educated. As human beings everyone is born equal. As time goes on, we discover that we do not have equal talents, but each and every one of us has something to offer. So why the bullying, the racism, the inhumanity, the hatred fostered by religion, and all the other 'isms' ? ... There's no point to them - what a complete waste of time and talent.
Originally posted by KrazyJethro
The anti bullying law proposal is dumb.
Teens are especially problematic because they have adult like bodies and child like minds.
I see nothing wrong with having cops in the schools if you want them there. Police presence sometimes only makes problems go underground though, making them harder to target.
and no one was ever shot. We settled our problems with boxing gloves at school or bare fists after school