Name: suspension for trying to fire art teacher

Date:  1985 - 1995

Location:  North America

SubjectPolitical/Economic/Social Opinion

MediumPersonal Opinion

Artist: Robert J Hayner Jr.

Confronting Bodies: Turnpike Elementary School principal

Date of Action: april 1991

Specific Location: lunch room Turnpike Elementary School Lansingburgh New York 12182

Description of Artwork: A petition signed by students

Description of Incident: After being punished from the art teacher at the elementary school I decided to start a petition to get her fired because I thought she treated us unfairly. So I went around at lunch time and tried to get other students to sign that they wanted her fired. A few of them actually did sign it also but I was called into the principals office and was sent home and had one day of suspension for the incident.

Results of Incident: one day of out of school suspension

Source: Robert J Hayner Jr.

Submitted By: Robert J Hayner Jr.

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