corporal punishment schools
The marks of a schoolboy beating heal, but the mental scars never really go away. But many years on, you don't expect to wake up in the freest and most enlightened country in the world to discover that corporal punishment at school is alive and kicking.
So, how do we dismantle the ticking bomb of the school-to-prison pipeline? By recognizing its component parts and diffusing
On September 21, 2014, we sent a public records request to the Louisiana Department of Education, requesting the number of school corporal punishment incidents for the 2011-2014 school years. On October 29, 2014, we received the data. It was revealing.
In contrast, 113 countries outlaw hitting children in school, according the CED. Peterson was charged under a Texas statute
The 2013-2014 Santa Rosa Public School District Code Of Conduct defines corporal punishment as “the moderate use of physical
“What’s happening is there are some children that are very defiant and they’re not minding their parents, they’re not minding
“I hope having this conversation makes parents aware that this sort of discipline actually doesn’t create discipline and
A Republican state legislator in Montana, who once asked to be paid in gold coins, has introduced legislation that would allow convicted criminals in the state to request a sentence of corporal punishment in lieu of jail.
Corporal punishment remains a common form of criminal punishment in several countries including Singapore, Iran, Saudi Arabia
The school board's unanimous decision to suspend is in line with a recommendation by Turner Elementary School Principal Gail