Some schools in Dallas want to give teachers more authority when it comes to disciplining students.
Five years ago, the Dallas Independent School district banned paddling.
But now, one tutor has started a movement to bring back what’s called “licks.”
He says just the threat of physical punishment keeps kids in line and most teachers agree, saying they need more to control students.
One teacher supporting the proposal is just now returning from leave after a second grader kicked her, tearing the cartilage in her knee.
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Should schools bring back corporal punishment?
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