Full-text (pdf) | recruiters for the various us armed forces have free access to our nation's high schools, as mandated by the no child left behind act military recruiter behaviors are disturbingly similar to predatory grooming adults in the active military service are reported to experience. The united states has had an all-volunteer military since the draft was abolished in 1973 that means the military depends entirely on recruiters to attract an educated, highly sophisticated, and well-trained force to defend our nation and win our wars visits to high schools and access to school. We also question a spokesman for the us military recruiting command and speak with a texas congressman who is calling for an investigation we welcome you all to democracy now irving gonzalez i want to end with our two student guests, high school students who have said no to the military. October 9, 2002 access to high school students and information on students by military recruiters q what are the recent changes made by congress concerning military. Military recruitment on high school and college campuses congressional research service 2 federal financial assistance under the esea to provide military recruiters with access to student. This viral video caught a california high school teacher's ugly rant about military recruiters by: a california high school teacher is facing severe criticism by military men and women and we have the utmost respect for the brave men and women who sacrifice so much to make our.
As the quagmire the us confronts in iraq deepens and casualties continue to mount for us forces, the military's ability to replace those fallen with fresh recruits from high schools, colleges and workplaces throughout america has become increasingly difficult military recruiters and their. Citing various concerns about the war in iraq, recruiting tactics and the military's policy on homosexuality, a local parent-teacher-student group is urging seattle high schools to ban military recruiters from campus in taking its stand, the garfield high school ptsa expressed fears that. Need assistance with a military recruitment or student free speech issue contact the aclu of southern california: via email at [email protected] or 2132779500 students are seeing more and more military recruiters at their high schools giving out gifts, promising money for college, and. Sharon shea-keneally, principal of mount anthony union high school in bennington, vermont, was shocked when she received a letter in may from military recruiters demanding a list of all her students, including names, addresses, and phone numbers the school invites recruiters to participate in. Garfield high school took a decisive step last week with a vote of 25 to 5 to adopt a resolution that says public schools are not a place for military recruiters.
Military recruiters, parents battle at high school by abc news seattle, oct 30, 2005 0 shares email star outraged parents in seattle helped push through new rules restricting military recruiters in school we set up a table near our cafeteria. How the military collects data on millions of high school students our position is, in brief, that schools should not release person information about students to the military or anyone else army, marines, schools, data, military recruiters, high school students, no child left behind. Abc news armed a group of high school students with hidden cameras and sent them into ten army recruiting what do you do if you run into an unethical recruiter all military commands have senior officers who's job it is to our best money tips, delivered email address sign up. Maryland schools will no longer forward scores from a popular vocational test to military recruiters under new legislation that requires high school students to send the information themselves. Schools and military face off 25 may 2005 the different receptions reflect the twin poles of a nationwide debate about military recruiting in high schools that has heated up with the war in iraq we're not going to give out information about our students unless we.
Military recruiters increase their presence in yakima valley high schools military branches have sent recruiters to high school campuses for decades other post-secondary institutions and employers the provision also gave military recruiters contact information for the students and.
Opt-out campaign the military collects the names, addresses, and phone numbers of our children from the local high schools however, the law says parents have the right to opt-out from having their child's information sent to recruiters. Yes public high schools are just that, public high schools they accept money from the federal government and therefore should be allowed to have military recruiters on campus. Military recruiters' access to high school campuses has been a complicated and often politically charged issue but recruiting students into the military may soon become easier because of an amendment to the k-12 education bill under consideration by congress. A family privacy project to protect students from unwanted military recruiting buried deep within the no child left behind act is a provision that requires public high schools to hand over private student information to military recruiters. Recruiters for the various us armed forces have free access to our nation's high schools, as mandated by the no child left behind act military recruiter behaviors are disturbingly similar to predatory groomingadults in the active military service are reported to experience increased mental.