It was within 24 hours of the story getting out that those involved just wanted it to go away.
At issue was a discussion in a local high school about politics. A young student wore a President Donald Trump-inspired "Make America Great Again" ball cap. One of his teachers engaged him in conversation and, from what we understand, some of what was said was misconstrued.
The teacher, the student and the school all came under attack on social media. A simple discussion and, perhaps, a disagreement in a classroom turned into a gong show on Facebook.
Prairie South School Division Director of Education Tony Baldwin put it all in perspective. "Social media isn't a real good bellwether of reality", he said. "...it was something that happened at school...and we are moving forward."
Mr. Baldwin also said, "...kids and teachers have relationships. Some days we have good days and some days we don't see eye to eye. We figure it out and move on..."
Now, the boy, his family and the Prairie South School Division are hoping the keyboard warriors will do the same.