Gorman Brown, principal of Charles Herbert Flowers High School in Springdale, Md., has been placed on leave after a physical altercation with a student. The police charged the teenager as a juvenile.
Lisa Boyer, the principal of Friendship Elementary School in Glen Rock, Pa., wore blackface to dress as the comedian Steve Harvey during an all-white staff meeting. She and the district have released statements of apology.
The principal of an elementary school in Memphis held a mock funeral to motivate teachers to work harder at raising students' grades, but several attendees found it offensive.
As the older kids got the younger ones to settle down, the principal read them two stories through FaceTime.
The assistant principal at a California high school issued an apology in a recent issue of the student magazine, but mixed feelings remain.
One offended parent said, "Talk about the skirts, tell them what to wear, but do not mention #metoo in that same context. They’re really implying that these girls are asking for it by showing their legs."