Angry Parents Filing Suit

This morning, a friend of mine posted a link on Facebook about some angry parents who are suing the Chicago Board of Education.  When I read about why they were such angry parents who were driven to litigation, I couldn’t help but be angry on their behalf.  There’s no one size fits all approach when it comes to how to discipline a child.  Just when you think you’ve figured out how to discipline a child based on your own, that’s when you come across a child who absolutely does not respond to the methods you’ve used for your own (or first).  But still, there are some methods of discipline that I’m pretty sure we can almost universally agree are not appropriate for use on children. [Read more…]