Left-Wing Parents Pull Kids from Connecticut Grade School Over Ivanka Trump Visit

Ivanka Trump and IBM CEO Ginni Rometty spoke with a handful of students at the academy

According to News 12 CT, some parents who disapprove of President Donald Trump pulled their kids out of school when they learned of her visit. Some are saying they deserved to have been told ahead of time and given the opportunity to not allow their children to attend school that day.

The unannounced Ivanka Trump school visit was a chance for Ivanka to discuss the important of career education.

Ivanka, who was joined by IBM CEO Ginni Rometty on the visit, was still able gave her input on career education while in CT, despite the backlash.

Ivanka Trump made an unannounced visit to a CT high school Monday and some parents are upset that they were not given advance notice.

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"This should have been brought to our attention, although I do understand security reasons", parent Karey Fitzgerald, of Norwalk, told News12.

The First Daughter's planned visit was kept under wraps for "security" reasons, but many parents were still frustrated that they weren't properly warned about the appearance.

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"To see the passion and enthusiasm for bringing real life experienced through internship creates this really handsome virtuous angle", she said.

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But some parents who oppose her father yanked their children from class.

Parent Angela Yaneth Guzman replied to a photo from Trump's visit on Facebook, and thanked her for speaking to her son.

"My son Nicolas Guzman is a NECA student and you talked to him today and he's so excited about it". An alumni of the academy, Monica Mercuri, also expressed her disapproval. "Hope the diversity of our students and our large immigrant population doesn't scare her away!"

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