Roger Titcombe: When does ‘discipline’ become abusive?
This article in the Guardian worries me. Here are some extracts from the article. "It's around noon at Skinners' academy in Hackney, London, and through the glass walls of the classrooms children can be seen with their heads down over their work. Open a door and they will all jump to attention and stand silently, shirts buttoned to the top, ties neatly ... read more and comment →
Latest comment by Positive Discipline works as long as it's not intransigent: "The system of "Positive Discipline" is widely used in the comps in our area and it works ; although it's effectively zero tolerance there is a sliding scale according to the severity of the offence. Where it falls down is ......"Comment + Debate