ERIC Number: EJ369760
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Alternatives to Suspension and Corporal Punishment.
Urban Education, v22 n4 p476-95 Jan 1988
Corporal punishment and suspension are cruel and discriminatory. School social workers can help to implement more humane strategies such as the following: (1) in-school suspension; (2) timeout procedures; (3) assignment to alternative schools; (4) behavior contracting; (5) use of peers and parents; and (6) social and cognitive skills training. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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Note: Special issue on school social work.