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Teacher Asks Second Graders To
Draw What They See In Clouds,
Boy Sees Gun, Teacher WRITES
UP BOY

Daily Caller, by Eric Owens

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Posted By:JoniTx, 5/25/2014 11:40:03 AM

Another little boy has gotten in trouble at a taxpayer-funded public school for having something – or, in this case, drawing something – that represents a gun but isn’t actually anything remotely approaching a real gun. This week, a second-grade teacher in Colorado filed a behavioral report on a boy after he drew a picture of a gun because she instructed him to go outside, look up at the clouds and draw what he saw. The incident unfolded at Talbott Elementary School in Colorado Springs, reports local CBS affiliate KKTV. “Draw a picture of what you see in the clouds

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Cranky, 5/25/2014 11:44:17 AM     (No. 9861311)

She would have given him an A if he drew a picture of a condom.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Northcross, 5/25/2014 11:51:53 AM     (No. 9861317)

Is she still employed? If so, why? Time to light up the next school board meeting. And who were the officials suggesting that the reaction was "age-appropriate". Fire them too.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: tsquare, 5/25/2014 12:10:35 PM     (No. 9861334)

How could the teacher write up a student and even use the word "gun" without running afoul of the screwel rules?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Keekng, 5/25/2014 12:13:20 PM     (No. 9861338)

FIRE the witch! Cancel her teaching credential!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Calico Al, 5/25/2014 12:19:31 PM     (No. 9861354)

She asked. He answered. What was he supposed to do lie?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Smart11344, 5/25/2014 12:20:44 PM     (No. 9861358)

I hope these pathetic leftist "teachers" have a special place in hell. I can´t remember how many cloud images I have seen in my life that could or would have had me expelled with a teacher such as this. She´s a danger to our children.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: harper, 5/25/2014 12:26:12 PM     (No. 9861365)

While Putin and the other black hats look after the big picture [of destroying America] Donks like her take care of the little details.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 5/25/2014 12:26:16 PM     (No. 9861366)

Truthfully the picture looked exactly like a gun a kid would draw, not any cloud formation imaginable. The child should be analyzed because there must be some underlying cause for drawing a gun, but of course the school overreacted.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Kowgirl, 5/25/2014 12:42:42 PM     (No. 9861395)

#8 ... Mostly likely due to an over-exposure to violent video games, and very little to do with real-life situations such as law enforcement, the military, NRA members, etc.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: kono, 5/25/2014 12:44:36 PM     (No. 9861399)

Having a heart that is hospitable to the urge for revenge (particularly wishing eternal damnation on someone) is a grave danger to one´s own soul. Please reconsider that wish, #7.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: kono, 5/25/2014 12:45:22 PM     (No. 9861402)

(Sorry, #7 -- I meant #6...)

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Reply 12 - Posted by: fayebeck, 5/25/2014 12:51:14 PM     (No. 9861410)

#10 there is nothing wrong about revenge. I wish that there is a special hell on earth for "educators" in addition to the "hereafter".

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Reply 13 - Posted by: craige, 5/25/2014 12:52:04 PM     (No. 9861411)

Progressives are immature, and do not believe in self sufficiency. Self defense is a trait of self sufficiency. A gun enables the practice self defense. Therefore: guns are ´bad´.

One assumes that pepper spray will eventually be considered ´bad´.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 5/25/2014 12:54:55 PM     (No. 9861414)

That cloud looks exactly like a hand gun. This was almost entrapment. I´d like to know what the ´right thinking´ kids saw in that cloud.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: FormerNYer, 5/25/2014 1:18:12 PM     (No. 9861434)

public school = child abuse!!!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: dwa, 5/25/2014 1:47:05 PM     (No. 9861464)

For those who say the picture look exactly like the cloud, the picture of the cloud shown is not the cloud in question, at least not according to the article. But I say so what, the teacher said to draw what he say, which is what he did. Seems to me the teacher should be written-up or disciplined for not providing correct guidance and then punishing the boy for doing EXACTLY what she said to do. This is just another example of the forced indoctrination of school children by the leftist teachers and school administrators.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 5/25/2014 1:51:09 PM     (No. 9861467)

Sounds like a re-education camp (Common core) candidtate

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Coy860, 5/25/2014 3:38:42 PM     (No. 9861548)

Was this so-called teacher afraid of the cloud, the drawing, or the little boy?
Make her sit in a chair until she answers, then fire her. I hope the parents sue her.


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Reply 19 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 5/25/2014 4:10:01 PM     (No. 9861563)

Just want to ask y´all: Why would you put your child in the custody of someone who thinks drawing pictures of cloud guns is a problem?

Why would you let someone teach your child science who believes in human-caused climate change?

Better to stay home and learn to read, write, and do mathematics.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: clw54, 5/25/2014 4:14:23 PM     (No. 9861566)

Maybe the could looked like a gun. Massachusetts looks like a gun. Lotsa things look like guns.

When I was a kid, the kids all had toy guns and we pretended to shoot each other. As far as I know, none of us grew up to harm another person.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 5/26/2014 12:00:23 AM     (No. 9861939)

What he learned at an early age was he just lost his freedom of speech.

For some people, your answer will always be wrong.



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Reply 22 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 5/26/2014 4:39:43 AM     (No. 9862004)

The parents should consider it lucky the nitwits didn´t call the police to interrogate the little boy.

I not only remember most kids having toy guns and water pistols, I remember when the high schools had rifle teams, and the kids brought their rifles to school and used a range in the basement.

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