In 1894, 14-year-old Einstein studied at the Luitpold Gymnasium. Einstein clashed with school authorities. He wrote that the spirit of learning and creative thought were lost in rote learning. During his time in Italy he wrote an essay titled "On the Investigation of the State of the Ether in a Magnetic Field." At age 16, Einstein sat the entrance exams for the Swiss Federal Polytechnic in Zurich. He failed in several subjects, but obtained exceptional grades in physics & mathematics
Teen Arrested Wearing NRA Shirt to School. Jared Marcum wore it from the beginning of the school day through 5th period with zero problems from teachers. He was confronted by one teacher at lunch. Jared refused to remove or reverse the shirt. The teacher raised his voice. Marcum was arrested & taken away by police. The schools' dress code does not mention the NRA or guns. Later students wore NRA t-shirts in solidarity with Jared. He was accused of "almost" inciting a riot.
School confiscates 3rd-grader's 30 home-made birthday cupcakes because they were adorned with green plastic figurines representing World War II soldiers. Schall Elementary School principal, Susan Wright, branded the military-themed cupcakes “insensitive” in light of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, reports Fox News Radio. “It disgusted me,” said Casey Fountain, the boy’s father. “It’s vile they lump true American heroes with psychopathic killers.”