On another post Anonymous wrote:
"Disciplinary vacuum (new Topic?)
"talking to the student isnt working"-- this as related to school police
John Rosemond's advice at the end is true
A disciplinary vacuum is quickly filled by discipline problems. Under these very trying circumstances, many good teachers are leaving the profession early. After all, they didn’t sign on to be abused.
Unfortunately, I have no pat answer to this growing problem. My advice to teachers is fairly pragmatic: Choose your battles carefully. My advice to parents: Wake up! My advice to administrators: Find your backbones. "
- On the link, it is the SECOND question that pertains to this post.