The high school principal who pushed to suspend a 14-year-old autistic boy for running onto the field during halftime of a football game while wearing a banana man costume has resigned.The full story, and the comments afterward, do not paint a flattering picture of the principal. At all. No matter how you try to spin it.
Karen Spillman lasted less than two months at Colonial Forge High School in Stafford, Va. The superintendent wouldn't say why Spillman is officially out.
Bryan Thompson became an Internet folk hero after he ended up in handcuffs in the back of a police car following his Sept. 16 stunt.
Thursday, September 29, 2011
Kid Wins One Against His Principal
Everyone likes a good stupid teacher or stupid administrator story, and you've got to cheer that the underdog won in this case: