Marion County Schools Will Now Paddle Students

Apr 24, 2013 Full story: Broward-Palm Beach

Last September , Carol Ely, incoming School Board member and former principal at Ocala's Shady Hill Elementary, came up with the fantastic idea of having kids who act up in school get slapped repeatedly in the ass with a giant piece of wood.

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Hamilton, GA

#1 May 5, 2013
There are some children you can sit down and talk to about their behavior and that's all they need. Unfortunately there are children you cannot talk to and the only thing that works is a good paddling. For those who need it and don't get it find some other ways of getting attention and usually end up on drugs and in jails and prisons where they get more than a paddling. Our system has failed our children and now we are creating monsters. My sister who is 12 years younger than me and is now in prison because my parents would not spank her. She was out of control then and she is now 42 and still out of control. Children need to be taught at an early age how to respect themselves and other people. The first thing they should teach every morning at these schools is how to treat others. They should give them everyday reminders before class begins starting in prek.

High Springs, FL

#2 May 6, 2013
1/2 inch holes in the paddle will hurt more and gain more respect for the instrument of behavior modification..

Lady Lake, FL

#3 Nov 12, 2013
It is not up to the schools to punish our children its up to the lazy parents who are afraid of the dcf interaction dcf needs to step back and mind there biz I would not authorize the use of paddeling on my kid

Since: Feb 14

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#4 Feb 20, 2014
When I was a child I was spanked both at home and at school; I couldn't get enough of it at the time. Stupid is as stupid does as the saying goes. I think if we get around to spanking the people to line up first are the adults.

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