Melissa Carter of Central Elementary School in Clewiston, Florida, is reportedly being investigated by the police.
These facilities operate under the premise that adolescents must be broken through isolation, harsh rules and punishment in order to be fixed.
These counties had high rates of lynchings. Now their schools are more likely to paddle Black children, a new study reveals.
Whipping was a form of punishment in Delaware until 1952, used disproportionately against Black citizens.
Dwayne Stamper said spanking made him and his kids behave, but research disagrees.
A seven-year-old boy reportedly has a concussion after a teacher dragged him off a school bus. The boy’s Memphis school didn’t believe his story, but his classmate recorded the incident.
In the 2013-2014 school year, more than 100,000 students were subjected to some form of corporal punishment.
In some school districts, black students are over five times more likely to get physically disciplined.