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Is the assumption true that DODEA kids behaved way better than U.S. kids? For example, violence towards teachers, other students, etc..
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haha Yeah, that's why I said it's so hard to compare or make blanket generalizations. I'd say there are a fair amount of "snowflake" students and enabling parents, mostly at the elementary levels in my direct experience in DoDEA. Probably more than I saw in NY and FL in relatively low SES schools. But, there seem to be fewer fights, stealing and other s...See More
Nuts2009 Dodea schools are a microcosm of an average community, in my opinion.
Nuts2009 Dodea schools are a microcosm of an average community, in my opinion.
Mary DoDEA schools that are within the USA deal with many more issues than those overseas. When there are severe behavior problems overseas, the dependent can be forced to return to the USA.

Research shows that military families tend to have younger parents with more children than the average family in the USA. One parent tends to be home to s...See More
Nov 10
Mary My dog sent that before I was finished. LOL.

Every child and family within a culture is unique, so I agree it is hard to make a blanket statement. However, I would say that most DoDEA schools have less gang violence and violence involving weapons and drugs than in the USA, but this is not a given. Violence and drug use can happen, it just...See More
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