Choices by Markeeta Roe is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
And I will reflect, but for now: I'm sad. I'm sad for the choices that this young person made that lead to this point; for the choice that we, as a school, had to make; that this is the only choice left to our school to protect the rights of the many (at, what some might say, the expense of the rights of one); but most of all for the fractured relationships left in the wake of this choice.
This relates to the following Australian Professional Standards for Teachers...
Standard 4 Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments