TITLE

Sound Off on Silence

AUTHOR(S)
Alexander, Mitchell; Cuevas, Serena
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;2/8/2008, Vol. 86 Issue 19, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents two differing views from Mitchell Alexander and Serena Cuevas, students reporters at "Weekly Reader," on whether public schools in the U.S. should be required with a mandatory moment of silence to get students calm down before class. On the affirmative side, Mitchell states that a moment of silence gives students an opportunity to focus. Serena disagrees and says that such law would make people feel that the practice encourages a specific religion.
ACCESSION #
28775582

 

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