Paddling Still Alive in 20 States But Schools Under Pressure to Spare the Rod Forever

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Schools under pressure to abolish corporal punishment.

Tyler Anastopoulos got in trouble for skipping detention at his high school recently, he received the same punishment that students in parts of rural Texas have been getting for generations.

 

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Is Time-Out a Good Form of Discipline for Children?

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Is time-out a good technique for disciplining children?

Television’s Jo Frost, also known as the “Supernanny,” calls it “sitting on the naughty step.” Others prefer calling it “time-in.” Some have dubbed it a bad idea altogether. Most parents have heard of — and tried — the time-out technique for correcting children’s behavior. But is it a good technique to use?

 

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