Directionally Challenged?

The Chronicle of Higher Education‘s Ms. Mentor weighs in on the question “Why won’t my students follow directions?”

They Scoff at Your Piddly Rules

In other news, Robyn Foster, a student at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, was arrested for refusing to leave class after being instructed to do so; she allegedly had thrown a water bottle at another student in the room. Another student (who apparently is an intern for a local television station as reported in this HuffPo post) videotaped the event (on an iPhone). For your viewing convenience, I’ve embedded a link:

I found the video through The Chronicle here. The conversations in the commentary on the three linked pages is as popcorn worthy as the video itself.

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