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60 Free Essays on Discipline For Children

  1. Stop Spanking: Save the Children

    Spanking has been used for many years and it must come to an end. Also known as corporal punishment, spanking is most often used as a form of discipline. Although it is said to have some benefits, the negative consequences far outweigh the good. According to Dr. Wilson and Dr. Lyon, "physical punish

  2. Discipline

    Discipline is an important component of the growth process of children (Child Discipline). Since the beginning of time, discipline techniques used have varied with each family. However, the general importance of discipline within a household has been commonly accepted. One may ask, "What is discipli

  3. Hyperkinetic Children

    Hyperkinetic Children Hyperkinetic is just another word for Hyperactive. Hyperactivity describes children who show numerous amounts of inappropriate behaviors in situations that require sustained attention and orderly responding to fairly structured tasks. Humans who are hyperactive tend to be

  4. Violence: Children Who Own the Streets

    Violence: Children Who Own The Streets There are many problems facing today's society. One of the problems is the violent condition that surrounds the lives of children in America. We are awarded of the violence among our juveniles because we read, hear and see it. The newspapers, magazines, n

  5. The Effects of Television Violence on Children

    The Effects of Television Violence on Children What has the world come to these days? It often seems like everywhere one looks, violence rears its ugly head. We see it in the streets, back alleys, school, and even at home. The last of these is a major source of violence. In many people

  6. The Effects of Divorce on Young Children

    The statistics for divorce in the 1990's suggest that nearly sixty percent of marriages end in divorce. Given this startling figure, the assumption can be made that many children will experience some effects caused by the life-changing event called divorce. What is it exactly about divorce that ca

  7. Educational Achievement Is Due to Unequal Schooling Children

    In America every child is entitled to free high quality education. It’s right by federal law. Problems in America is that whites and Asians higher educational achievement than Hispanic or blacks. This called achievement gap. Lack of education achievement is due to unequal of schooling that childre

  8. The Raising of Children

    The raising of the children in Wuthering Heights seemed to be mostly done by the nannies. In fact, the story is mainly told from the perspective of Nelly Dean, the housekeeper of Thrushcross Grange and Wuthering Heights. Upper-class parents delegated the entire care of their children to a nurse o

  9. Single Parenting and Raising Healthy Children

    Single Parenting and Raising Healthy Children Single parents and their children constitute a rapidly increasing population. In the past single parenting was seen as a broken system, these units today provide a viable alternative to nuclear families (Kleist, 1999, p. 1). In looking at the character

  10. Explain How the Hidden Curriculum and Processes Within Schools Help to Produce Inequalities Between Children of Different Social Classes

    Explain how the hidden curriculum and processes within schools help to produce inequalities between children of different social classes The hidden curriculum is the norms, values and social expectations indirectly conveyed to students by the styles of teaching, unarticulated assumptions in teach

  11. Daycare: the Effects on Children

    With the successes of welfare reform and the high turnout of female college graduates mothers are increasingly, entering the workforce. As affirmed by the Wilson Quarterly (Autumn 98, Vol. 22 Issue 4), "Ben Wildavsky, a staff correspondent for the National Journal (Jan. 24, 1998), provides statistic

  12. Should Parents Spank Their Children?

    Should parents spank their children? What is the difference between "discipline" and "corporal punishment"? Literally, discipline means to teach or instruct; usually referring to helping children learn self-control. However, when parents speak of discipline, they often mean corporal punishment. Co

  13. Harris Home for Children: the Legacy Lives on

    In 1954 Chessie Walker Harris and her husband, the parents of five children, determined to do something to make a better life for abandoned and neglected children, opened its doors to what we know today as the Harris Home for Children. The Harris Home was established to care for children living in

  14. Spanking Children

    Reaction Paper: Spanking When I was a child, I could not remember a time when my parents spanked me. I asked my mom how she and my dad disciplined my three brothers and I, and she said she never spanked us. When we got into trouble we were sent to our room, and had privileges taken away. My m

  15. Children and Gangs

    The problem of gangs is growing, and not only in major city centers. The Justice Department says there are now 30,000 gangs with more than 800,000 members. The National Youth Gang Centre (NYGC), which conducts an annual survey that is funded by the Justice Department, concedes that every town of 250

  16. Divorce and Children

    Divorce and Children, Affects of By: Joy Parr The Affects of Divorce on Children As a child, there are many things that affect a view, memory, opinion, or attitude. Children have many of their own daily struggles to cope with, as peer pressures are an example. As an adult, we sometimes forget what i

  17. The Adjustment of Children of Divorce

    The Adjustment of Children of Divorce It is hard to imagine a more difficult transition for a child than to be a party to his or her parents' divorce. The children in a divorcing family know that nothing will ever be the same again, and their previously secure world is in a state of change. So wh

  18. Divoce and Children

    Divorce And Children, Affects Of The Affects of Divorce on Children As a child, there are many things that affect a view, memory, opinion, or attitude. Children have many of their own daily struggles to cope with, as peer pressures are an example. As an adult, we sometimes forget what it is like

  19. Discipline in the Classroom: Past and Present

    Discipline in the Classroom: Past and Present Throughout the history of classroom education, many different types of disciplinary systems have been applied by teachers and other authority figures in schools for the sole purpose of controlling student behaviour. These systems include corporal

  20. Exceptional Children

    To answer the question, “are separate programs and pull-out programs harming high ability students?” I would have to state that with the development of a child, one job of the teacher has is to address where the student is at the present time, the goal of where to take them and how to accomplish

  21. Mental Health in Children

    Mental Health Mental health is how people think, feel, and act as they face life’s situations. It affects how people handle stress, relate to one another, and make decisions. Mental health influences the ways individuals look at themselves, their lives, and others in their lives. Like physical h

  22. Parenting and Discipline

    Answer the following questions about the type of discipline and rewards you were given by your caretakers in your growing up years: a. Would you describe your parents as strict? Yes/No I would consider them to be fair..but if I had to chose I would have to say strict b. What was the m

  23. Evaulation Children Needs to Playnot Compete

    Evaluation: Children Need to Play, Not Compete You will find that competing through out life is something everyone experience. Sports are the most popular in society when it comes to competing. This is believable because when you play most sports, you play to win. In order to win you have to w

  24. What Is the Most Effective Way to Discipline Student

    School is the battleground for too many participants. For most teachers and students, a main battlefield revolves around discipline. Maintaining good discipline is a necessary condition for establishing a classroom climate that is conducive to learning. There are many ways to provide disc

  25. School Uniforms - Teaching Discipline

    School Uniforms Bomb threats, shootings, fist fights and even name calling: all of these are taking place in our schools today. School boards around the country are searching for the cause in a desperate attempt to end the school violence. Some say forcing the students to wear uniforms will do the

  26. Effects of Divorce on Children

    The Effects of Divorce on Children The statistics for divorce in the 1990's suggest that nearly sixty percent of marriages end in divorce. Given this startling figure, the presumption can be made that many children will experience some effects caused by the life-changing event called divorce. Wh

  27. The Rights of Children in Law

    Under the eyes of the law, the rights of children always come first. Family law in Australia is child focused and the law is based on a philosophy of the best interests of the child. Divorce, same sex parents, separation and other issues that effect children in the family have to be deal

  28. Crimes Against Children

    Introduction It is nearly the most unthinkable crimes of all crimes, yet year after year children in the thousands become victims of crime – from kidnapping, violent attacks, to sexual abuse, and even murder. The statistics are staggering, and every year the crimes against children continue to o

  29. Our Quiet Teacher: Television Violence and Children

    "Unless and until there is unmistakable proof to the contrary, the presumption must be that television is and will be a main factor in influencing the values and moral standards of our society…" <br>Pilkington Report <br>(Merriam-Webster Dictionary of Quotations 411) <br> <br>The sentence stunned

  30. Emotional Devleopment in Children

    Emotional development is a major factor in the overall development of a child. It is believed that emotional and social development are very closely entwined. Child experts and psychologists agree that emotions are vital in a child's life and to be able to promote a healthy social development a ch