Corporal Punishment in U.S. Schools
School Climate & Safety A Closer Look at Corporal Punishment in the States
Education Week releases additional state-level analysis of civil rights data on corporal punishment in schools.
School Climate & Safety Video Consequences of Corporal Punishment: A School Paddling Victim Tells His Story
Trey Clayton was just one of the tens of thousands of students paddled in school. But, in his case, the consequences were especially harsh.
School Climate & Safety Corporal Punishment Use Found in Schools in 21 States
More than 109,000 students were paddled, swatted, or otherwise physically punished in 2013-14, an Education Week analysis finds.
School & District Management Corporal Punishment: Inside the Education Week Analysis
Education Week found more than 109,000 students experienced physical discipline in 2013-14. Here's how we approached the analysis.