Nobody wants school kids packing. Everyone wants school administrators to take seriously any potential threat of violence for the safety of all students. But does a drawing that resembles a gun really call for a 5-day suspension?
“I just can’t believe that there wasn’t another way to resolve this,” said Paula Mosteller, the boy’s mother. “He’s so upset. The school made him feel like he committed a crime. They are doing more damage than good.”_