The 21 Most Insane Ways Real Schools Abused Their Students

We all like to imagine that our formative years were spent in educational institutions run by brutal thought police. Mostly, however, that wasn't the case.

Our readers collected REAL horror stories of schools abusing their power. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...

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Entry by Ted E.

Administrators at Wasatch High School in Utah digitally altered several female student portraits in their 2014 yearbook photos ...SO they would appear

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13 year old Savana Redding was strip searched for two Advil, which of course wwere not found. Advil lbuprofen Tablets, 200 mg Reliever Fever Reducer (

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Entry by ashrog

The 21 Most Insane Ways Real Schools Abused Their Students

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Entry by RomanWarrior

CRACKED.COM In September 2009, Lower Merion School District near Philadelphia issued Macbooks to all of its high school students. The school then remo

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Entry by magillfoote

I n 2013, a Maryland elementary school suspended 7-year-old boy for a biting Pop-Tart into the shape of a it around. a gun and waving BANG! The school

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Entry by jetfire852

In 2012, an Australian school temporarily banned activities which involved physical contact. Included on the list was the dangerous activity known as

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Entry by Mediorite

In an effort to improve test scores (and secure federal dollars) many U.S. schools have reduced or eliminated recess. There's little evidence this has

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Entry by ChevySpoons

CRACKEDcO In November 2011, a Toronto sChool banned the following from the playground: Soccer balls Footballs Baseballs addas Tennis balls The princip

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Entry by kriz2391

The 21 Most Insane Ways Real Schools Abused Their Students

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Entry by Amarna

In 2012, Drummoyne Primary Schoor in Sydney, Australia BANNED handstands and cartwheels from being performed on the playground unless the child was u

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Entry by JoeLondon

In Texas, a teacher punished a 5 year old who hit a girl by telling the rest of the class to line up and hit him back. Because, 'know, an eye for an e

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Entry by Michael Voll

In 2014, a California middle school assigned a critical thinking essay in which students were told to debate whether the Holocaust was real or justa

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Entry by jrussell117

CRACKED COMT 2nd nd Bra VENETIAN HiLLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL iN ATLANTA GEORGIA ENSURED THAT THEY EARNED $500,000 IN PERFORMANCE BONUSES BY ERASING INCORR

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Entry by SelinaFKyle

A six old year boy was suspendedi in 2013 in Golorado school for a kissing classmate a the hand on because it believedt to be was sexual harassment. A

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Entry by manatee1442

See the difference? Many schools in the UK do You're failure! a You're falure! a Red ink has been banned in many UK schools because of its confrontat

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

This is Hunter Spanjer. He is a mute and deaf three-yearfold. He studies in Grand Island Preschool. Hunter uses Signing Exact English as his language.

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Entry by Gerbster

A middle school in Engand barned students from growing moustaches in Support of a fund-raising campaign because it was not inclusive: (the girls could

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Entry by Mgloss

IN 2012. MANITOBA MOM KRISTEN BARTKIW SENT HER TWO KIDS TO SCHOOL WITH LUNCH: LEFTOVER ROAST BEEF NAME:Nalie AND POTATOES. CARROTS. AN Lunch Box supp

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Entry by Timo Laine

RULE #2: Treat the person who is being mean as if they are trying to help you. No matter how insulting or mean they may sound, be grateful and think t

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Entry by JoeLondon

Many Schools have implemented a Buddy Bench system, for those who can't find friends at break. petd tTA Y BUckS Bu ucdy Bench In case you felt like

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Entry by Ted E.

In July 2014, a language school in Utah fired its social-media specialist for posting an online tutorial about HOMOPHONES-- Homophones words that red

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