School secretary arrested for allegedly duct taping 1st grader

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    As a southerner, I'm a firm believer that you can fix ALMOST anything with duct tape, but using it to try to fix a first grader's behavior is taking it a bit far. ( My dad used electric tape for behavior modification ) :)
     
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    They never had duct tape when I was a 1st grader, we just had a principal who knew the name of every parent and the LAST person you wanted to be was a kid sitting in the Principals Office because you did something that made her call your parents....yes, using a telephone because it was a new invention at the time
     
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    Beatings... I went to a Baptist Academy for 4 Years and that was part of their Options for Punishment...

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    Good for the secretary. And where is the discipline by the parents that would have ensured this incident would never have occurred?
     
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    Good for the secretary? In case you missed it.. the kid is SIX. Parental discipline would certainly be the best option, but duct taping a six year old's mouth is out of line. It sounds to me like you don't understand six year olds and you don't understand duct tape. I hate to think of trying to get duct tape off of sensitive facial skin.
     
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    Someone should duct tape that bitch's lips shut, and I don't mean the ones on her face.:evil:
     
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    My view....No Harm...No foul
     
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    I know a lot of six year olds that I'd like to apply copious amounts of duct tape to.
     
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    And consider what could have happened if the child started crying.
     

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