Would you Ban the Pencil?
• A student might poke out the eye of another
• A student might write a dirty word with one.
Or even write a whole harassing note and pass
it to another student.
• One student might have a mechanical pencil
making those with wooden ones feel bad.
• Kids might be doodling instead of working on
Doug Johnson, BFTP: Rules for Pod People and
a Proposal to Ban Pencils (via Blue Skunk)