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UK School Bans Teachers from Using
Red Ink: It´s ´Too Negative´

Breitbart London, by Warner Todd Huston

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Posted By:JoniTx, 3/21/2014 2:29:26 AM

Red ink is mean according to a school in England, so teachers have now been prohibited from using the color to grade students´ papers. Teachers at Mounts Bay Academy near Penzance, Cornwall, England, have been told to throw away their red markers and pencils because kids have their feelings hurt too badly when they see red correction marks on their school papers, The UK Cornishman reports. Headteacher Sara Davey told the paper that from now on teachers will only be allowed to grade papers in green ink, with pupils being requested to reply to teacher comments in purple ink.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: belwhatter, 3/21/2014 3:31:56 AM     (No. 9777883)

The kids say they want the red ink back - the green is too hard to read - duh - more psychobabble - better study up on the tomfoolery of common core while we are on the subject of schools and teaching techniques.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: GKC fan, 3/21/2014 6:03:06 AM     (No. 9777920)

More rearrangement of the deck chairs on the Titanic. Kids raised in strong families can handle any ink colors.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mickturn, 3/21/2014 11:39:37 AM     (No. 9778453)

Commies are red...and you think that´s good, so what is this?

Oh, it might hurt the little beanies ego´s...we get it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 3/21/2014 11:42:53 AM     (No. 9778464)

I´ll never forget the comeback I got from one of my first instructors in a college accounting class.
Upon seeing a graded exam with a large amount of red ink all over it, I asked him, "What´d you do, cut your finger?"
He says, "Yeah, but it´s your blood!"

I didn´t fail any exams after that.

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