Wat?. . School says deaf boy' s name looks too much like gun gesture by Lauren Ewell Posted: Auguster, T. 56 PM Updated: Auguster, 3: 15 PM El s Categories: Com america why Kid gun Guns School preschool deaf
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School says deaf boy' s name looks too much like gun
gesture
by Lauren Ewell Posted: Auguster, T. 56 PM Updated: Auguster, 3: 15 PM El s
Categories: Community, World
A Nebraska family is fighting tor
their deaf son' s rig ht to continue
using his own name after school
officials told them it was
inappropriate and must be
changed.
Th ) Hunter Spanker Th resews Hunter Spa nger has been told
USES a type assign language his signed name looks too much like a gun by
Signing Exact English (Set) to school " ciaos. (. earn)
communicate and signs his name
by crossing his [nalex finger and mkettle finger and then wagging his
hands.
Drawing upon a policy that forbids "any instrument that looks like a
weapon," Grand Island Public School board officials say that Hunter' s
name looks too much like a gun gesture to be used in school.
It' s a symbol. It' s an actual sign, a registered sign, through Set," said
Spanker' s father, Brian, to KOLN in Grand Island, Nebraska "HE' S deaf,
and his name sign, they say, is a violation of their weapons policy"
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