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World-renowned hacker group Anonymous has created an app which can manipulate trending topics on Twitter to draw attention to causes they deem important.
The Pacific Northwest Association of Independent Schools (PNAIS) is an organization devoted to promoting quality education within independent schools in the Pacific Northwest . PNAIS aims to develop comprehensive accreditation standards, to foster collegial and ethical relations among its schools, and to safeguard and represent their interests.
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What is a parent supposed to do when their teenager is acting out: maybe she's dropped out of school, turned to drugs, run away from home or verbally abused her parents; maybe he's taken up drinking, become sexually aggressive, or stolen from his friends and family; maybe there's a combination of these. Parents can reach a point of desperation, unsure of what to do or how to help. They're afraid to act, and afraid not to.
Thursday, August 25 2011 Blog Read more from KTVZ.COM here . CAFETY has long been alarmed by multiple programs operated by Aspen Education Group (AEG), particularly those west of the Mississippi who that were either CEDU* derivatives (ie.
Private teen prisons are popping up all across the country. These unregulated 'Behavior Modification Schools' are making hundreds of millions of dollars for the owners, at the expense of desperate parents at wits end with their unruly teen. Hundreds of allegations of abuse, dozens of lawsuits and several deaths are left in the wake of these private American gulags.
Imagine being a parent, having a troubled teen and not knowing what to do or where to go for help.
tl;dr The Utah company "Teen Escort Services" is regularly contracted to forcibly kidnap LGBT teens in the middle of the night and bring them to a detention facility for re-education. Those facilities are said to be "boot camps", places where "trouble-causing" children can be re-educated, but seriously, when you hear the testimonies of the people who get in... This is one of the rare times something I read on the Internet left me literally speechless. I don't even consider the U.S. to be a modern, first-world nation because of this.
Costa Rica ( i / ˌ k oʊ s t ə ˈ r iː k ə / , meaning "rich coast" in Spanish), officially the Republic of Costa Rica ( Spanish : Costa Rica or República de Costa Rica , pronounced: [reˈpuβlika ðe ˈkosta ˈrika] ), is a country in Central America, bordered by Nicaragua to the north, Panama to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the west, and the Caribbean Sea to the east. Costa Rica constitutionally abolished its army permanently in 1949. [ 7 ] [ 8 ] [ 9 ] It is the only Latin American country in the list of the world's 22 older democracies . [ 10 ] Costa Rica has consistently been among the top Latin American countries in the Human Development Index (HDI), ranked 62nd in the world in 2012. [ 6 ]
Old West Academy , formerly called Majestic Ranch Academy , [ 1 ] is a therapeutic boarding school located in Randolph , Utah .
Cross Creek Programs is a therapeutic boarding school in La Verkin , Utah , operated by the controversial World Wide Association of Specialty Programs and Schools (WWASPS). [ 2 ] It sometimes is referred to as two facilities, with the name Cross Creek Manor applied to the girls' program and the name Cross Creek Center used for the boys' program, which were originally in different locations.