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Please don't spank your child.

Please don’t spank your child.

“But if I don’t spank them, they will grow up to be entitled brats.”

Everything you do as a parent will impact your children. 1,031 more words

Respectful Parenting

Radio debate: Physical punishment at school in Togo, Africa (French)

Physical punishment of children is a common practice within the Togolese population. I particularly wanted to investigate why it is still tolerated and whether Togolese citizens support or oppose the use of wooden sticks by teachers. 26 more words

School

Corporal Punishment: A Wrong Not a Right

This is the sixth in a series of weekly blog posts addressing discipline and parenting practices. In this series, we will explore reasons that parents choose among discipline approaches, the science behind those techniques, and alternative approaches to discipline.

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Children And Youth

Why Positive Parenting Trumps Physical Punishment When It Comes to Disciplining Kids

This is the fourth in a series of weekly blog posts addressing discipline and parenting practices. In this series, we will explore reasons that parents choose among discipline approaches, the science behind those techniques, and alternative approaches to discipline.

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Children And Youth

Can You Discipline Your Child Without Using Punishment?

This is the third in a series of weekly blog posts addressing discipline and parenting practices. In this series we will  explore the reasons that parents choose among discipline approaches, the science behind those techniques, and alternative approaches to discipline.

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Children And Youth

Why Do Parents Physically Punish their Children? 5 Useful Analogies from Sedimentary Rocks

This is the first in a series of weekly blog posts addressing discipline and parenting practices. In this series, we will explore reasons that parents choose among discipline approaches, the science behind those techniques, and alternative approaches to discipline.

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Children And Youth