The Power of Detentions

Sam LeDeaux, Connected Principals, Jan 26, 2015
Commentary by Stephen Downes
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It is worth noting that detention is essentially prison for students. However, note:
- there is no trial
- there is no defence or representation
- there is no appeal
- (probably) rich kids still get off (The Breakfast Club notwithstanding)
It is worth pondering what the real lessons are being learned when detentions are given out.

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