By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Students that frequently interrupt the class in the Pittsburgh Public School District could be facing harsher punishments soon.READ MORE: Protest Held Outside Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald's Home Hours Before COVID-19 Vaccination Deadline For Employees
Members of the Pittsburgh Public School Board are looking to change the district’s disciplinary policy once again.READ MORE: 5,000-6,000 Gallons Of Gas Spilled Into Washington County Stream
According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, they’re considering reversing a rule adopted earlier this year after complaints from principals that they could no longer ignore.
Earlier this year, the board approved a plan that got rid of harsher punishments for misbehaving students.MORE NEWS: Liquor Control Board Report Reveals Unflavored Vodka As Top-Selling Drink In Pennsylvania
Now, however, teachers are saying they’re too busy dealing with behavioral issues rather than teaching.