TITLE

School Police in Kan. Ticket Students for Foul Language

AUTHOR(S)
BLAD, EVIE
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Education Week;1/29/2014, Vol. 33 Issue 19, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the student speech policy enforced by the school district of Maize, Kansas as of 2014, noting how school disciplinary officials can issue fines up to $50 for students who use profanity and cause disruptions.
ACCESSION #
94189449

 

Related Articles

  • My husband can't seem to stop swearing. Kesler, Jay // Marriage Partnership;Fall95, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p70 

    Presents answers to a wife's question about her husband's inability to stop swearing.

  • The Social Meanings of Swearing: Workers and Bad Language in Late Imperial and Early Soviet Russia. Smith, S.A. // Past & Present;Aug98, Vol. 160 Issue 1, p167 

    Presents an analysis of changes in the concept of swearing, examining the use and representations of swearing among workers in Russia. Examination of the obscene context of the Russian language; Impact of the eased censorship which accompanied the end of Communism; Why it is impossible to...

  • I can't believe I said that! White, Diane // Redbook;Mar94, Vol. 182 Issue 5, p38 

    Opinion. Comments on the use of profane language or swearing. People's expectation that women don't use abusive language in public; Situations where swearing is appropriate or justified; Teenagers' use of swear-words as part of conventional language and communication; Reason why profane words...

  • Dirty-word watch.  // Parenting;Apr98, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p174 

    Focuses on young children swearing. Insight on why children may swear; Suggestions to parents.

  • Curses! White, Richard B.; Koorland, Mark A. // Teaching Exceptional Children;Summer96, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p48 

    Presents 12 recommendations for dealing with profanity in schools. Four categories of curse words; How to face the problem of cursing; Examples of cursing.

  • Only words: Racial slurs and the lexicon of teenagers. Poindexter, Owen; Koestler, Larry // New York Amsterdam News;12/28/96, Vol. 87 Issue 52, p20 

    Discusses the use of swear words, and particularly racial slurs. Use of profanities seen as a natural part of the English language; Meaning of the term `nigger'; Sign of ignorance when blacks use the word `nigger' to describe themselves.

  • Profane language among the tribes of the upper Tangi. Nations, Opal Louis // Kenyon Review;Spring90, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p144 

    Focuses on profane language among the tribes of the upper Tangi, in Australia. Laughter as initial reaction to pain which is not excruciating; Practice of calling upon the name of a dead relative as innocuous profanity; Examples of swearing.

  • Would you please not repeat that? Hartill, Lane // Christian Science Monitor;3/13/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 74, p21 

    Looks at the use of profanity by high school students, and comments on efforts of teachers to get students to stop swearing.

  • Sacra ac Profana: The Art of Swearing in Latin. Echols, Edward C. // American Scholar;Winter79-Winter80, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p111 

    Focuses on the art of swearing in Latin. Dark side of swearing; Man's initial attempts at communication by way of swear sounds favored by all recorded cursing cultures; Mandatory appearance of sacred words in the solemn oath asseverative.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics