Is It Legal For Teachers To Hit Students?

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While corporal punishment is widely frowned upon, it still occurs in some U.S. states. So where exactly can teachers hit students?

Learn More:
End Corporal Punishment: Corporal punishment of children in the USA
http://www.endcorporalpunishment.org/assets/pdfs/states-reports/USA.pdf

The Atlantic: Where Teachers Are Still Allowed to Spank Students
http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2015/12/corporal-punishment/420420/

The Washington Post: 19 states still allow corporal punishment in school
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2014/09/18/19-states-still-allow-corporal-punishment-in-school/

U.S. Department of Education: Rethinking Discipline
http://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/guid/school-discipline/index.html

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