New State Laws Punish Parents for their Children's Academic Failures

New State Laws Punish Parents for their Children's Academic Failures


New State Laws Punish Parents for their Children's Academic Failures

Has your child ever ditched school?

If you live in California or Alaska, you'd better watch out! Recent laws passed in these two states allow parents to be fined or brought up on charges if their children repeatedly miss school for no good reason. And it looks like Florida lawmakers are heading in the same direction with a current bill proposal that would have teachers give parents a report card on their parent performance.

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Do you think parents should be blamed when their kids fail at school?

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