Latest Discipline Stories

2012-08-04 02:24:31

Parents get physical with their unruly children in public much more than they show in laboratory experiments and acknowledge in surveys.

2012-04-16 09:59:33

An Indiana University study presented on Friday at the American Educational Research Association meeting in Vancouver shows that race continues to be an important factor in determining who receives out-of-school suspension and expulsion, and that racial disparities in school discipline are most likely due more to school characteristics than to the characteristics of behaviors or students.

2011-11-17 12:00:00

According To Fitness Expert, Bell Camino - the biggest reason people fail in their efforts to lose weight and get in shape boils down to one simple reason — they don’t want it enough.

2011-07-26 20:47:15

Children in a school that uses corporal punishment performed significantly worse in tasks involving "executive functioning" – psychological processes such as planning, abstract thinking, and delaying gratification – than those in a school relying on milder disciplinary measures such as time-outs.

2011-02-17 16:11:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2011 Billboard Music Awards will air on ABC live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in partnership with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. The announcement was made today by Richard D.

2010-04-12 10:45:00

Children who were spanked as toddlers are twice as likely to become aggressive or destructive as they grow older, a team of university researchers claim in a new study.

2009-09-15 09:27:45

Two new studies explore how discipline changes during childhood and adolescence, and what family factors affect those changes. They conclude that when parents use physical discipline through childhood, their children experience more behavior problems in adolescence.

2009-09-15 09:08:52

A new longitudinal study that looks at how low-income parents discipline their young children has found that spanking 1-year-olds leads to more aggressive behaviors and less sophisticated cognitive development in the next two years.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.