Teacher Strikes Student With A Belt at Gwynn Park Middle School

discipline_school

Teacher Strikes Student With A Belt at Gwynn Park Middle School

Heidi Saucier

A substitute teacher in Prince George’s County, Maryland, is under fire after a video surfaced that shows him striking students with a belt.

The incident happened May 15 at Gwynn Park Middle School in Brandywine. The video below shows a man hitting students with an object as children scream and laugh in the background.

Should teachers have the right to discipline a student? There are numerous debates over this issue and each time a video like this surfaces it brings this issue to the forefront.

Debate.org results show that 67% of people think teachers should NOT be able to physically discipline students and 33% think that teachers and educators should have the right to discipline. Each group provides a detailed list of the reasons why discipline should or should not be allowed.

What do you think? Take the poll below and let us know!

 

 

Join the Daily Joy!

Receive our most popular joy filled stories to your email!

JumbleJoy

Recommended Joy