School officials are falling all over themselves to make an example of her, including jeopardizing her chances of getting university scholarships, which is beyond punitive and moving into the realm of egregiously destructive of a young woman's potential. Dennis Baron looks at the story a little more analytically, shows us an example question from the test and notes that the Rules-At-All-Costs administration in Storm Lake isn't really following the rules at all but is being absurdly inflexible because.. why? That's the question. What's your answer?
APA for Progress provides some contact information for school administrators in Storm Lake. You know what to do.