If the anger is the reaction, an angry young man will take birth.
If he suffers most without these feelings, which very rarely happens, that child may develop a commitment not brow beat any body in his life time.
If the consent of parents could be taken for such punishments it would amount to conspiracy of parents and teachers to violate the rights of children, and provides any authority or protection or defence to the teachers inflicting such punishment. What is the crime for which punishment can be inflicted?
Whether Parents or Teachers or School managers have any adjudicatory authority to decide circumstances under which a punishment can be inflicted, the quantum, method and timing or punishment?
Sitting on the floor for one period, day, week and month. Wall chairs (sitting as if on the chair without any one against the wall for half-an-hour to one hour), wall chairs plus a school bag on the head or thighs which cause more physical pain, running ten to twenty rounds around the school building or in the ground and sit-ups numbering hundreds are other range of punishments.
Normal range of punishments, which continue unabated, are caning, beating knuckles with stick or steel scale, kneeling down, standing on the bench and so on.
The boys suffered, both from the beating and the pungent smell of the burning chillies- says V. Slaps, pulling ear lobes by sharp nails, Mottikay (kuttu in Tamil) on the head where the clenched fist of the teach was brought down with considerable force, Gichchadam (killu in Tamil which means pinch) were some old generation methods of corporal punishment. If persons are more hit during their childhood, it is more likely that when they reach the adulthood, they hit their children, spouses or friends.
A heavy log used to be chained to the leg of errant student. Call for parents or asking the children to bring explanatory letters from the parents 4. Making the child run around the building or in the playground. A frequently hit child will be a problematic person tomorrow.
School managers argue that some of the parents wanted them to beat the children to make them behave well.Another teacher takes the wrongdoing child along with him or her to each class of different year as per schedule to further inflict insult. Kinds of Punishments In Schools There are three types of corporal punishments in schools. Making the children stand as a wall chair (Goda Kurchee in Telugu), 2. If a child is battered or bullied for talking, his anger may make him an introvert, probably a thinker with less initiative, and to withdraw from groups and companies and can be branded as shy person.While a schoolteacher prevents a girl from eating from her lunch box, the other does not allow the kid to attend the classes. If his reaction is hatred, he starts hating school and society.The corporal punishment interferes with the right to development and participation as it leads to antisocial behaviour.The theme of Child Rights Convention, that an adult should recognize the child as the person which means promoting their liberty, privacy and dignity.Every adult feels that he is having every right to discipline the child. Discipline is an attitude, character, responsibility or commitment. Prahlad learns to be democrat from dictatorial attitude of father Hiranya Kaship. Punishment may deter a child from repeating act of indiscipline to some extent, but it cannot improve his understanding of the subject or make him intelligent 'more' than 'his standard' earlier to the corporal punishment.