Training teachers to manage

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  • Thursday, 18 Jan 2018

THERE are varying opinions about the methods of disciplining children in schools in this country.

Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid has said that school heads are allowed to delegate the tasks of disciplining children, including caning, to a teacher if the need arises. However, a child therapist has urged teachers to look at other ways and without corporal punishment. Even parents have differing opinions on this matter.

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