A generation ago, schoolchildren caught fighting in the corridors, sassing a teacher or skipping class might have ended up in detention. Today, there’s a good chance they will end up in police custody.
News Story (North Carolina)
Gary Fields, John R. Emshwiller
Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
October 21, 2014
Link to story (paywall)
Tags: Children & Juvenile, Schools: Discipline
Organizations mentioned/involved: Legal Aid of North Carolina (LANC)