OUR VIEW: End paddling in schools
By Enterprise editorial staff
Beaumont Enterprise, May 8, 2012
As the 2011-12 school year draws to a close for public students in Texas, area school boards should resolve to make it the last one that sees paddling in their districts. Educators in 31 other states can run schools quite effectively without this outmoded practice, and there's no reason that Texas can't join them - either all at once thanks to a visionary Legislature or one district at a time.