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RT @chick_in_kiev: wow i am finding the Hitting Kids Is Just Fine Brigade intensely upsetting!Read More
RT @BanPaddlingAR: ➡️➡️➡️ Sometimes, our trauma *masquerades* as us—especially in our responses to stress💔 How oft…Read More
➡️➡️➡️ Sometimes, our trauma *masquerades* as us—especially in our responses to stress💔 How often do we avoid tough conversations about corporal punishment just to spare ourselves from self-honesty? (Answer: too often) #Arkansas #BanSchoolPaddling https://t.co/4dr27mMf0ARead More
RT @GIendcorpun: Jorge Cuartas MSc. "Corp. punishment linked to change in brain structure + reduction of prefrontal cortex volume" "‘Span…Read More
RT @BanPaddlingAR: This: the EXACT opposite of when @grnbrierschools paddled students for their peaceful protest😵💫 One's about oppressin…Read More
What are our policies communicating to our children, @ArkansasEd? 💔Read More
This: the EXACT opposite of when @grnbrierschools paddled students for their peaceful protest😵💫 One's about oppressing students with violence; the other, freeing students *from* violence—and modeling a real investment in the health and safety of others.Read More
RT @bethhill2829: Punitive measures do not change behaviors. They do jeopardize relationships and risk additional trauma for students. Via…Read More
RT @arneduncan: Stunning how you have banned CRT, but not corporal punishment in Alabama’s public schools. You are teaching hate every day,…Read More
RT @BanPaddlingAR: “No, you will not require my child to wear a mask. Wearing masks traumatizes children.” 🤝 “Yes, you can bend my child ov…Read More