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Should corporal punishment be reintroduced in schools?

Many schools have banned corporal punishment (paddling, spanking, etc.) in recent decades due to the anti-spanking movement. Do you think corporal punishment should be reintroduced in the schools?
Should corporal punishment be reintroduced in the schools?
Yes
No
Maybe/Depends
What age groups do you think it would be appropriate/effective for?
Preschool
Elementary school (kindergarten-5th grade)
Middle school (6th-8th grade)
High school (9th-12th grade)
Do you think paddling should be restricted to the principal only or should teachers be able to paddle/spank students?
Principal only
The principal and teachers should be able to paddle
Do you think reintroducing corporal punishment would reduce the amount of disrespect, violence, and general disorderly conduct found in many American schools?
Yes
No
Maybe
How much protection should the child have on for the punishment?
Over clothes
Over underwear
Bare bottom
Depends on the severity of the offense
What implement should be used to administer corporal punishment?
Hand
Wooden spoon
Hairbrush
Paddle
Belt
Should there be a maximum number of swats?
1-3
3-6
6-9
10+
No maximum
What should happen to the children of parents who oppose spanking?
Parents should be able to waive corporal punishment
Parents shouldn't be able to waive corporal punishment. If they act up and disrupt the learning environment, they will be dealt with our way
Do you think Congress should seriously consider this proposal?
Yes
No
Spread the word about this poll. If I get a thousand votes in support of this proposal, I will email and talk to my congressman about it. Spread the word!
I will share this poll with people I know
I won't share this poll with people I know
This poll was created on 2014-02-07 03:26:13 by mc.mbjones