I had graduated into long trousers and felt a man now. Discipline in my school in the 1960s was essentially similar to yours with, for example, smoking, cheating or bullying guaranteeing a caning. During my second year at Grammar school, I got caned three times, same as the previous year. That probably doesn't happen any more now as schools have gone soft. the rodney co-educational boarding school in nottinghamshire, England, (pictured left) was the scene of probably the last of the well publicised canings of schoolgirls, and retained the use of the cane up until the total ban on corporal punishment in uk schools in mid 1998, the headmaster caned the boys and the school founder, ms. joan thomas, caned the girls. I have caned more 1150 inmates during these 12 years. Jun 5, 2020 - We're all just willful, disobedient children, us girls. Dr Rosemary Leach, of the End Physical Punishment of Children I was also more aware of girls and ladies. See more ideas about school punishment, spanking, pretty legs. I would say the majority of boys were never caned, and a caning was really always something of an event. In my cousin's school (25 miles away in the city) pupils were strapped and caned - yes bare bottom as well. The cane was seldom used and receiving it resulted in a kind of welcome notoriety! The accounts below are as I remember it, though the names are changed. I turned thirteen during the first term in 1964 and became a teenager. A Boy’s Second School Caning: School & College Punishments: Two boys spanked by their baby-sitter: Other Punishments: The class princess spanked by the headmaster: School & College Punishments: A girl’s school caning: School & College Punishments: First experience of the slipper at prep school: School & College Punishments As older students at Millfield School, we even got to wield the dreaded implement. Aren't we?. At 5.3.06, C's Correction said Caning In Schools Used To Be Very Affective Punishment In Schools On Children, And Do Believe Bring The Cane Back In Schools Will Restore Good Behaver Of Children In The Class, Galadriel Arwen from USA on July 01, 2012: I do not believe the threat of physical abuse is appropriate in any setting. In my cousin's school, kids always did PE in just their underwear (boys and girls together). I was Caning officer of Changi prison in Singapore for almost 12 long years. Caning in state schools was banned in 1987 after a EU court ruling but is still allowed in private establishments. My experience of a school caning, back in the 1940s, was not so dreadful. Earlier there used to be large number of mens being caned, but now in recent years the number has decreased. For example, in my friend's junior school (about 1 mile from mine) pupils were never spanked. 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