No running, no talking without being called on, following schedules, asking for permission for everything — school is where we learn most of our earliest life lessons. One thing you have to learn for yourself? How to break the rules.Does this look like the face of a hero? Karen Routh is becoming the face of a parent-teacher standoff at the Skerne Park Academy in Darlington, England this week after a letter from the headteacher criticized parents for their wardrobe choices.
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If you're a parent, you know how delicate the teacher-student-parent balance can be, and how easy it is for a school to inadvertently anger families. In this case, it all started with a letter.
Did the headteacher have the right to send this note home?