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British parents found themselves on the wrong side of the law and were fined $1,800. Their crime? Taking their kids on a vacation during the school term.
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Staff at Prospect Heights International High School in New York called to discuss a 16-year-old boy's truancy. Only one problem—he has been dead since June.
If you're trying to determine whether or not to pull your kids from school for a vacation use the FLAG system to help you make the decision.