Wed May 29, 2013
Swedish High School Flubs Graduation Requirement
Originally published on Wed May 29, 2013 8:47 am
DAVID GREENE, HOST:
Good morning. I'm David Greene. You ever have one of those nightmares where you arrive at school and totally forgot there was an exam scheduled? Well, here's a different twist: A Swedish high school broke the news to seniors that they forgot to offer a religion course that's required for students to graduate. The school admits this is their fault. Still, the principal said, to graduate on time, seniors had just a few days to complete all the requirements for the year-long course. I'm giving the school the failing grade, here. It's MORNING EDITION. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.