Misguided - adj.
Use that in a sentence? Sure.
In a misguided attempt to completely insulate her child from what she decides to be unsuitable, a parent in Southern California has achieved in banning a vulgar piece of non-fiction -
Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Tenth Edition.
Hopefully the committee that the school district is now forced to assemble will rule that this petition is too ridiculous to be taken seriously and return the dictionaries to the classrooms. In the meantime, click here for a definition of over-protective, reactionary parenting.