Public punishment of offenders, like making them do environmental service and putting that on social media, is one idea.
Teachers may be afraid to appear before cameras or worry about retaliation, but talking to the public should not be a problem.
Some teachers are wondering if schools should even be giving grades at all this year.
The same warrior mentality that electrified all of us on the football field was also Colt Brennan’s downfall off the field. Could we have done more to help him?
Kids like Sykap are born on a path that tilts them into hopelessness and criminality.
There’s unavoidable humility that comes with that knowledge, but also an urgent hope that we might use our one brief moment to make things better.