How can an educational system even consider asking a 5 yr old to sign a suicide/safety contract. Excerpt from Al.com:
The school counselor used the system-wide safety protocol that school system officials were instructed to use in any situation in which "a student indicates they may be considering any actions such as hurting themselves or hurting someone else," she said. "Unfortunately, with this incident, the one size fits all."
This is the problem with schools all over the country today. There is a "one size fits all mentality" and it is causing havoc because Common Sense has left with the new age of the Common Core Standards Initiative. Come and hear more about what is behind this story and it's time to study what's being planned in the field of Counseling.