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A school turned a father away from his son's first sports day after banning parents who have not been checked by police from mixing with pupils.
The taxi driver had gone to watch his son, a year seven pupil, compete in sprints and egg-and-spoon races.
But teachers refused to let him spectate because they did not believe he had undergone checks by the Criminal Records Bureau.
Originally posted by Danbones
People wonder why the world is in the state it is today...
we should have figured out how to do things right by now
you might think...
but sadly no:
well if you can't do teach
"According to education Web site FamilyEducation.com, the U.S. Department of Education found that home-schooled students had exceptional test scores in comparison to public- and private-school students. Home-schooled students' scores at every grade level in all subjects were considerably higher than those of their traditional-school counterparts."
"Read more: Best Way - Is Home Schooling an Effective Method of Education? | eHow.com www.ehow.com..."
Originally posted by spacedonk
Only question mark about homeschooling for me is the socialisation of the children.
Originally posted by Aeons
This has been the norm for quite some time.
You realize that the little kid who has the misfortune of having a pervy criminal for a parent will be at the school event looking at your child to see if they make a good target if you have your way...right?