From: Teachers.Net on
http://teachers.net/gazette/wordpress/bill-page/carrot-and-stick/ -
Nearly half of the states in the U.S. allow spanking in their schools.
Schools also allow less severe, more humane forms of punishment
including loss of privileges, grounding, timeout, in-school
suspensions, Saturday Suspensions, and extra work, and less humane
treatments...

http://teachers.net/gazette/wordpress/bill-page/carrot-and-stick/