Posts Tagged ‘ violent images on channel one news ’

Houghton Mifflin having fun with elementary school students.

November 7, 2017
Houghton Mifflin having fun with elementary school students.

From Jim Metrock: Let’s have some fun with the guy that’s responsible for the controversial Channel One News program.
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Serial killer joke for elementary school kids? Channel One messes up again.

November 4, 2017
Serial killer joke for elementary school kids? Channel One messes up again.

              Serial killers: John Wayne Gacy, Ed Gein, Jeffery Dahmer, Demetrius Pipkin!??   From Jim Metrock: What does a 3rd grader know about serial killers?  The nitwits at Channel One News evidently believe elementary school kids should know enough about serial killers to get the “funny” joke they...
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Channel One News Hall of Shame: Classroom video clip of terrorist about to behead American (2014)

February 26, 2017
Channel One News Hall of Shame: Classroom video clip of terrorist about to behead American (2014)

From August 21, 2014   SHOCKER: Houghton Mifflin brings images of ISIS execution into classrooms. Houghton Mifflin’s Channel One News intentionally shows students executioner holding knife before beheading. Why show any pictures of this brutal act of terrorism? Is Houghton Mifflin CEO Linda Zecher pushing Channel One to get edgier with kids? From Jim Metrock: The...
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Houghton Mifflin brings shocking footage of deadly airplane crash to children.

February 5, 2015
Houghton Mifflin brings shocking footage of deadly airplane crash to children.

      From the Houghton Mifflin/ Channel One News script: Last up, at least 25 people were killed in a plane crash yesterday, crashing into a bridge in Taiwan’s capital city, Taipei. A car’s dashboard camera captured the moment the plane came careening sideways out of the sky toward traffic; the plane’s wing clipping...
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“many parents were outraged”

September 17, 2014
“many parents were outraged”

  Should schools be responsible for introducing news to children? http://www.scpr.org/programs/take-two/2014/09/16/39365/should-schools-be-responsible-for-introducing-news/#comments  
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VIDEO: Houghton Mifflin brings execution horror into classrooms

September 2, 2014
VIDEO: Houghton Mifflin brings execution horror into classrooms


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SHOCKER: Houghton Mifflin brings images of ISIS execution into classrooms.

August 21, 2014
SHOCKER: Houghton Mifflin brings images of ISIS execution into classrooms.

Houghton Mifflin’s Channel One News intentionally shows students executioner holding knife before beheading. Why show any pictures of this brutal act of terrorism? Is Houghton Mifflin CEO Linda Zecher pushing Channel One to get edgier with kids?   From Jim Metrock: The good news is Channel One News did not use the word “beheading” in...
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Complete, uncensored Channel One News for April 19, 2013

May 13, 2013
Complete, uncensored Channel One News for April 19, 2013

  Enough violence, Channel One. Stop being reckless with your young, captive audience.      
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“…blood everywhere.” Channel One brings horrific bombing images to middle school classrooms.

April 19, 2013
“…blood everywhere.” Channel One brings horrific bombing images to middle school classrooms.

6th grade students, just one year out of elementary school, see the same violent images on Channel One News as high school seniors see.  Channel One’s “one-size-fits-all” approach to news stories shows their insensitivity to their  preteen audience. Showing the same news stories to an audience ranging from 10 years-old students to 18 year-old...
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“They shot the boy in the head.”

April 25, 2006
“They shot the boy in the head.”

  From Jim Metrock: After ten years of reporting on the content on Channel One, I shouldn’t be shocked by anything they do. But I was today. This morning I received an email from a parent in Virginia. His 12-year-old daughter told him that she would rather read in the hallway rather than sit in her classroom and...
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