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Resource ID: #12345
Subject: Education
Source: Courier (Evansville, Ind.)
Date: 31-Jul-95


The Evansville Courier looks at how more than half a million public school students were paddled, spanked or disciplined in some way to cause physical pain by their teachers or principals in the United States in 1992. Superintendent Allan Patton said the students need the threat of the paddle to make them behave. (July 31, 1995)

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