Obama school discipline policy

Broward County, Florida, superintendent of schools Robert Runcie says it is “fake news” that his PROMISE school leniency program likely allowed accused school shooter Nikolas Cruz to remain under the radar of law enforcement and, therefore, able to purchase the firearm that killed 17 individuals at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February. On the
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U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos did not challenge the premises of questions thrown at her by CBS’s Lesley Stahl, who highlighted how “hated” DeVos is among Americans. Sunday night’s installment of 60 Minutes found the struggling education secretary responding to a question by Stahl as to why she has become “the most hated Cabinet secretary,”
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Two members of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights say the Obama-era school leniency policy that discourages reports of threatening behavior by minority students to law enforcement is dangerous. “Many schools that have adopted lenient disciplinary policies – i.e., defining offenses down so that blacks and Hispanics aren’t suspended or expelled at significantly higher rates than
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