Wednesday, January 27, 2021

01/27/2021 US Supreme Court to weigh Whether Schools May Discipline Students for Internet Speech - Global Gasoline Prices

Today's Article: US Supreme Court to weigh Whether Schools May Discipline Students for Internet Speech
From: Education Week
Readability Score: 14.2

A disappointed cheerleader who didn't make the varsity squad lashes out on Snapchat with a vulgar post directed at the program and coaches. The school learns of the post and disciplines the girl. Is this free speech squashed, or a lesson in civility? The Supreme Court will hear the case and hopefully provide clarity. Discuss what is and is not protected speech when it comes to schools with this Education Week article.

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