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School Warns Parents About 'Eraser Challenge' Game, Students Harming Themselves

 
School Warns Parents About 'Eraser Challenge' Game, Students Harming Themselves
Posted April 1st, 2014 @ 4:40am by A disturbing

Has anyone heard of this happening in Minnesota schools?  Hopefully not. 

It's called "The Eraser Challenge." If you've got young people in your life- you may want to talk to them about it.

"Students at one Connecticut middle school aren't using pencils solely for taking notes. Some are rubbing their arms with pencil erasers until their skin is mutilated."

"The game, the letter explains, involves kids “'erasing’ their skin while saying the alphabet and coming up with a word for each letter. Once they get to the letter Z, they stop and then compare the injury to their [friends']." (Huffington Post)

I wanted to post about this today so you're aware it's happening.

Click here to read more.

Huffington Post.

Photo courtesy of Getty Images

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