The Answer Sheet: keeping kids safe

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 03/05/2010

‘Safe Students Act’ doesn’t keep kids safe: Paddling still allowed

The "Keeping All Students Safe Act" doesn't really keep all students safe. The House of Representatives this week passed a bill that bars schools from using seclusion and restraints on students in most cases. But it doesn't stop many thousands of kids from being paddled--and sometimes hurt--every year.

By Valerie Strauss  |  12:18 PM ET, 03/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Bullying | Tags:  corporal punishment, keeping kids safe