TN and Other States Should End Paddling, Ed. Chief Says

Dec 2, 2016

U.S. Education Secretary John King

U.S. Education Secretary John King urged Tennessee and other states to stop using corporal punishment in schools, a practice he called “harmful, ineffective, and often disproportionately applied to students of color and students with disabilities.” He says schools should explore disciplinary measures that create a positive school climate and promote nonviolent techniques for conflict resolution.

 


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