Mob Parenting: when 20 or more parents become involved in penalizing a single child 6 years or younger based on the irrational fear that he or she may be enjoying childhood.
How is it that, what seems to be, a majority of parents are unable to differentiate between a dangerous situation and a safe one when it comes to school. Are the kids with whom your children play after school only homicidal maniacs during school; is that plastic spork or allergy medicine only dangerous within school walls?
Mob Parenting is irrational and is robbing children of the excitement of discovery; it's teaching them that this world is to be feared instead of understood.
A policy of zero tolerance doesn't command respect or encourage thought, instead it is simply an extreme reaction to fear.Read it here.