Category Archives: Punishment

Correcting a Child Without Criticism

Some time over the summer, I came across a great article on the fine line between correcting and criticizing a child. I say fine line because all too often I have seen and heard parents cross that line without realizing … Continue reading

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Discipline: Beyond the Spanking Debate

Discipline. Pronunciation:/ˈdɪsɪplɪn/noun 1. The practice of training people to obey rules or a code of behaviour, using punishment to correct disobedience. -Oxford English Dictionary If we look at the dictionary definition of discipline, punishment is used to enforce rules or … Continue reading

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