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Beloit, WI: 5% of children cause "considerable disruption in class"

Nov 8, 2027, Beloit (WI) Daily News: TEACHERS SPEAK OUT ABOUT SCHOOL CONDITIONS HTTP://WWW.BELOITDAILYNEWS.COM/NEWS/20171108/TEACHERS_SPEAK_OUT_ABOUT_SCHOOL_CONDITIONS Although staff and former staff members uniformly say they love the School District of Beloit and most students are well behaved, some acknowledge they left over what they perceived as lack of support on disciplinary issues in their classrooms. Others cited excessively large class sizes, confusing and conflicting policies, poor communication and a general feeling of being devalued. Some who found work in other districts told the Beloit Daily News there are similar student issues at their new schools, but they said administration's response to discipline has been more supportive of teachers.… About 95 percent of students were well behaved, the teacher said, but the 5 percent who weren't caused considerable disruption in class. It became so extreme that teachers tried to group 10-12 behaviorally challenged students into one class just to separate them from better behaved students who wanted to learn....