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Hide Ya Kids: Slizzard School Shooter Wannabe Too Sloshed To Pull The Trigger Wanted To Kill Parents AND Classmates!

This kid sounds deeply disturbed. A potential school shooting was averted last weekend when police arrested a teen who had planned a Halloween attack on his school but was forced to reschedule after he forgot his bombs at home

Would-be Md. school shooter planned to kill parents: cops

The Maryland teen who planned to shoot up his school but was too drunk to pull the trigger also wanted his parents dead, police said.

Quadruple Amputee Who Moved Back Home After Separating From His Wife Wanted For Questioning In Double Murder Of His Parents

SMH @ picturing this guy with his nub on the trigger. Florida Amputee Wanted For Questioning In Murder Of Parents This just sounds all bad. Via Gawker reports: Authorities in Florida are searching for an armed quadruple amputee

Kentucky man charged with killing parents, sister and acquaintance

3 weeks agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Ryan Champion claimed to have survived the deadly shooting and blamed one of the victims, but police now say he puled the trigger

AM News: Triggering 20 Columbus Schools, Paying Rent For 70 NYC Charters

Nearly 1 in 5 Columbus Schools Qualify for Overhauls Under Parent-Trigger Law EdWeek: Three years after Ohio enacted a limited "parent trigger" law, nearly one-fifth of Columbus schools now qualify for major leadership overhauls if parents choose to initiate them. Show More Summary

STFU Parents: Why Is It ‘Cool’ To Post Pictures Of Children With Guns On Facebook?

2 months agoLifestyle / Parenting : Mommyish

I can't put my finger on the exact moment -- the trigger, if you will -- that I realized America's gun fetish was heinously out of control. More » STFU Parents: Why Is It ‘Cool’ To Post Pictures Of Children With Guns On Facebook? is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.

Of Freebies and Schools

14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 12 September 2014 – The school bell rings and the children enter the classroom followed by their parents. The first day of classes triggers joy, although a few tears are shed by some who miss their … Continue reading ?

How civic hackers are helping local journalism

CHICAGO, IL — Last year, when Chicago Public Schools released a list of 129 schools slated for possible closure, the move triggered an avalanche of criticism from parent groups, teachers unions, and other stakeholders from all around the city. Show More Summary

Attorney General meets with Brown family in US riot town

3 months agoNews : The Newsroom

The top US law enforcement official met with the parents of Michael Brown, the black teen killed by a white police officer whose death triggered nearly two weeks of riots in a US town. Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday promised...Show More Summary

Toddler triggers lockdown at the White House

A tiny trespasser caused the White House to go on lockdown Thursday night. NBC News correspondent Chris Jansing tweeted that a toddler ran away from his parents and squeezed through a fence, causing the Secret Service to initiate a brief lockdown on the lawn. Show More Summary

Make Sure Your Kids and their Classrooms are Ready for Back-to-School

For parents of kids who have asthma and allergies, getting them ready to head back to school sometimes requires meetings with school administrators, teachers and nurses to develop a plan to ensure avoidance of triggers, and safe studying and eating.

Former California Senator Gloria Romero and Her Unattractive Parent Trigger Law

In a July 21, 2014, opinion piece in the Los Angeles Register, California State Senator Gloria Romero criticizes education historian Diane Ravitch for referring to CNN news anchor Campbell Brown as "a good media figure because of her...Show More Summary

UK “Porn Filter” Triggers Widespread Internet Censorship

A new tool released by the Open Rights Group today reveals that 20% of the 100,000 most-visited websites on the Internet are blocked by the parental filters of UK ISPs. With the newly launched website the group makes it easier to expose false positives and show that the blocking efforts ban many legitimate sites, TorrentFreak included. Show More Summary

It's Official: Non-Vax Moms Better Be Ready to Homeschool

Post by Michele Zipp. There are varying policies in place regarding a child's vaccinations and school. Parents aren't all going to agree on this -- as we are all aware vaccines are a hot topic and have been a trigger for many a heated debate. Show More Summary

EDUCATION: California’s Parent Trigger Law Is (Finally) Helping Improve Public Schools….

EDUCATION: California’s Parent Trigger Law Is (Finally) Helping Improve Public Schools.

California’s Parent Trigger Law Is (Finally) Helping Improve Public Schools

6 months agoNews : Reason

Lawmakers in California passed the Parent Trigger law back in 2010. The law allows parents of children attending failing public schools to force major changes if half of the parents sign a petition. Last year, parents of children attending...Show More Summary

Scott Shackford on How Parent Trigger Law Leverage Helps Reform Public Schools

6 months agoNews : Reason

Parent trigger laws allow parents to vote to force a public school to hand the reins over to a charter program. But reforms don't have to be so drastic, and parents are discovering that they may not even have to bring the matter to a vote to get what they want. Show More Summary

Confrontation of the Day: This Foul Parent is Proof We Don't Live in a Post-Racial America

6 months agoOdd : The Daily What

WARNING: There's a copious amount of racially-charged foul language in this video. Fair warning for those who may be triggered by that. This is the video of startlingly casual racism that's been making the rounds on the internet in the past 24 hours. Show More Summary

The Parental Nuclear Option

Conor P. Williams takes a look at California's "Parent Trigger" law, which allows parents who sign a petition to make dramatic changes to a school. Though this can be a force for evil, Williams takes a look at a case in which it seems to have been used for a force for good.

JAMES TARANTO: Parental Guidance Requested: College students want warning labels on literature. …

JAMES TARANTO: Parental Guidance Requested: College students want warning labels on literature. Students have demanded trigger warnings at Oberlin College, Rutgers University, the University of Michigan and George Washington University as well as UCSB. Show More Summary

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