One is a former music teacher acquitted of groping two girls, the other a high school principal accused of beating his daughter with an electric cord. Neither will be returning to his job with the Broward County School District. On Tuesday, the School Board fired Hallandale High School Principal Darren Jones, who was arrested in January on child abuse charges. A district report said Jones “struck his daughter numerous times with an extension cord.”
By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
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