Page 1 of 5 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 12 of 59

Thread: Florida teacher suspended for assigning Lil Wayne lyrics as homework at school

  1. #1
    LilWayneHQ Godfather
    sealneaward is a bitch
     

    WeEeEeEzZzZyYy's Avatar
    Join Date
    14 June 2009
    Location
    area 51
    Posts
    17,703
    Thanks
    3,669
    Thanked 4,612 Times in 3,120 Posts
    Fav Song
    let the beat build
    Fav Album
    tha carter 3
    Fav Mixtape
    dedication 4

    Florida teacher suspended for assigning Lil Wayne lyrics as homework at school

    A South Florida middle school teacher has been suspended after assigning explicit song lyrics as homework to her students.

    The Charter Schools of Boynton Beach confirmed an 8th grade English teacher printed out and distributed uncensored lyrics to rapper Lil Wayne's song "Six Foot Seven Foot."

    The sheet of paper has parents like Vanessa Guzman outraged.

    "This is crazy. They shouldn't be giving this to kids in school," said Vanessa Guzman.

    According to Guzman, her son was told by the teacher to underline examples of figurative language.

    "I'm uncomfortable reading any of this," said Guzman.

    From f-bombs and racial slurs to sexually charged innuendos and just plain violence. They lyrics in the Lil Wayne song are so foul, they cannot be printed.

    "They shouldn't be teaching this stuff in school for language arts. I mean, who in their right mind would give kids something like this?" questioned Guzman.

    After being reached for comment, school headmaster Wayne Owens released the following statement:

    "The lesson was for students to learn to identify literary devices. The teacher had already introduced Edgar Allen Poe and Shakespeare. Students were having difficulty grasping the concepts of literary devices such as: pun, simile, metaphor, so the teacher used colloquial material. This material did not meet the school's standards and was not approved. The teacher recognizes that it was totally inappropriate for a school assignment," wrote Owens.

    "It's telling the kids it's okay to swear," said Guzman

    While she appreciates teachers thinking out of the box, Guzman said this assignment went too far.

    "To get them to do their homework. But still, that is not appropriate at all," said Guzman.

    The school policy is to use G-Rated material and it must be approved.

    Administrators said the teacher involved has an unblemished record and will now be suspended for three days.
    Florida teacher suspended for assigning Lil Wayne lyrics as homework at Boynton Beach charter school

    real niggas fuck with dunston and i dont give a fuck who dont

  2. #2
    Lieutenant
    The Rhymes Your About To Hear,
    Are True (Yeah Bitch) Fuck
    That Nigga, Pussy Ass Nigga
     

    KamZiro's Avatar
    Join Date
    30 July 2012
    Location
    Johannesburg, South Africa
    Posts
    556
    Thanks
    14
    Thanked 45 Times in 34 Posts
    Fav Song
    It's Good & Goulish
    Fav Album
    Tha Carter I - IV
    Fav Mixtape
    Dedication 4 & 5
    Woh They did a right thing, that wasn't a good move by that teacher
    Me And Weezy Don't Like Haters, Do You? Agent P Gon' Kick Your Ass If You Hatin' On Weezy

  3. #3
    LilWayneHQ Godfather
    why u even care?
     

    Vocker's Avatar
    Join Date
    15 March 2011
    Location
    right there under hell
    Posts
    13,002
    Thanks
    1,505
    Thanked 3,120 Times in 1,962 Posts
    Fav Song
    Novacane, Pres. Carter
    Fav Album
    Tha Carter II
    Fav Mixtape
    No Ceilings
    stupid teacher tbh....

    even if he's/she's a fan or whatever lol, you can't teach young teens that type of language, even if they already know them and shit...it's just wrong

  4. #4
    LilWayneHQ Godfather
    This user has no status.
     

    Lil wayne prezident's Avatar
    Join Date
    15 June 2009
    Location
    dont think so
    Posts
    12,781
    Thanks
    2,732
    Thanked 1,773 Times in 1,424 Posts
    Fav Song
    fuck kidcomet.
    Fav Album
    like father like son.
    Fav Mixtape
    dedication 5.
    lol this is fucked up.

  5. #5
    Stop Hatin' on Tez
    I ain't crazy, I'm krazy
     

    freakjasp's Avatar
    Join Date
    06 January 2013
    Location
    Germany, Heidelberg
    Posts
    4,727
    Thanks
    777
    Thanked 845 Times in 667 Posts
    Fav Song
    30 Minutes to NO
    Fav Album
    Tha Carter II
    Fav Mixtape
    DD3
    damn, that teacher got a good music taste tbh even if 6'7 is full of metaphors and stuff like and he wants to show them metaphors its wrong to show that song to his students in school.

  6. #6
    General
    This user has no status.
     

    Tunechi Lionches's Avatar
    Join Date
    30 November 2009
    Location
    Portsmouth, Virginia
    Posts
    7,149
    Thanks
    1,289
    Thanked 1,027 Times in 750 Posts
    Fav Song
    Sqadrens Gon' Crazy
    Fav Album
    Lights Out
    Fav Mixtape
    Da Drought 3
    From f-bombs and racial slurs to sexually charged innuendos and just plain violence. They lyrics in the Lil Wayne song are so foul, they cannot be printed.
    Lmao
    FUCK WITH MY SOUNDCLOUD - OPEN TO COLLABS
    https://soundcloud.com/doc-dev

    Lil' Wayne: "Well correct me when I'm wrong and acknowledge me when I'm right"
    Baby: "Lil' bitch, if ya hardhead ass listen I might"

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to Tunechi Lionches For This Useful Post:


  8. #7
    Soldier
    YMCMB
     

    rav14's Avatar
    Join Date
    18 May 2012
    Location
    Manhattan
    Posts
    493
    Thanks
    175
    Thanked 169 Times in 114 Posts
    Fav Song
    Steady Mobbin'
    Fav Album
    Tha Carter III
    Fav Mixtape
    No Ceilings
    But "Two bitches at the same time, synchronized swimmers" is a great example of a literary device


  9. #8
    Commander
    That mean I'm high till I die
    why would I lie cause I'm high
    right na, I could die right
    now
     

    TuneFromMoon's Avatar
    Join Date
    01 April 2011
    Location
    Germany
    Posts
    2,380
    Thanks
    307
    Thanked 424 Times in 326 Posts
    Fav Song
    Trouble
    Fav Album
    Carter II
    Fav Mixtape
    No Ceilings / DD3
    "It's telling the kids it's okay to swear," said Guzman
    As if the lyrics could talk to them lmao

    How old are them kids tho?

    Still not quiet the smartest move from the teacher
    not his fault tho if they are too dumb to understand shakespeare



  10. #9
    Stop Hatin' on Tez
    I ain't crazy, I'm krazy
     

    freakjasp's Avatar
    Join Date
    06 January 2013
    Location
    Germany, Heidelberg
    Posts
    4,727
    Thanks
    777
    Thanked 845 Times in 667 Posts
    Fav Song
    30 Minutes to NO
    Fav Album
    Tha Carter II
    Fav Mixtape
    DD3
    Quote Originally Posted by TuneFromMoon View Post
    As if the lyrics could talk to them lmao

    How old are them kids tho?

    Still not quiet the smartest move from the teacher
    not his fault tho if they are too dumb to understand shakespeare
    an 8th grade English teacher
    probably 13/14

  11. #10
    Major
    This user has no status.
     

    Waynasite's Avatar
    Join Date
    04 October 2013
    Posts
    4,602
    Thanks
    7
    Thanked 494 Times in 388 Posts
    Fav Song
    Ground Zero
    Fav Album
    Rebirth
    Fav Mixtape
    Dedication 5
    Song is poetry though, just explicit lyrics ahaha

  12. #11
    LilWayneHQ Godfather
    This user has over 9001 Stunna
    Points!
     

    YMCMB357's Avatar
    Join Date
    16 December 2012
    Posts
    9,614
    Thanks
    2,541
    Thanked 1,483 Times in 1,154 Posts
    Fav Song
    Steady Mobbin
    Fav Album
    Like Father Like Son
    Fav Mixtape
    Dedication 5
    What if the teacher was Marley G

  13. #12
    Captain
    This user has no status.
     

    Young Money Soldier's Avatar
    Join Date
    03 December 2010
    Location
    Los Angeles, California
    Posts
    1,436
    Thanks
    104
    Thanked 145 Times in 123 Posts
    Fav Song
    3 Peat
    Fav Album
    Tha Carter III
    Fav Mixtape
    No Ceilings
    cool assignment
    stupid of her to print out the lyrics
    she should have made them choose the songs themselves though
    that way if there are any explicit lyrics, the blame is not on her

Page 1 of 5 123 ... LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •