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A Closer Look (Discipline Dilemma) #714054

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 08, 2002
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at corporal punishment in schools introduced.

(Demopolis: Steve Osunsami) The law in Alabama allowing teachers to spank schoolchildren featured. [Alabama state board of education Michael WHITE†- backs discipline.] [Parent Michelle CURTIS†- reacts to the school disciplining her son.] [Demopolis school superintendent Wesley HILL†- backs the principals.] [National Assn. of School Psychologists Kevin DWYER†- talks about states, spanking & achievement scores.] [Family Research Council Peter SPRIGG†- states a position on spanking.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The debate at ABCNews.com cited.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Osunsami, Steve
Duration:
00:03:00

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