Word on the Street: Study suggests spanking leads to aggression

Spanking is a common form of discipline for some parents, but new research suggests negative effects. According to a recent study, spanking kids at a

Most Brooklyn parents say there are better ways to discipline bad behavior.

Most Brooklyn parents say there are better ways to discipline bad behavior. (10/22/13)

BROOKLYN - Spanking is a common form of discipline for some parents, but new research suggests negative effects.

According to a recent study, spanking kids at a young age could lead to more aggression and rule breaking later on, particularly in elementary school.

Most Brooklyn residents that spoke with News 12 agreed with the research.

They said there are better ways to discipline bad behavior.
 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Barre originates from ballet, and similarly aims to 1 Ready, Set, Fit: Barre
Three people are accused of breaking into the 2 3 accused of breaking into Brooklyn laundromat
The MTA announced the 3 station in East 3 MTA: 3 train station to reopen in March
4 Neighborhood Brief for Feb. 26
An 8-year-old who has shown his appreciation for 5 8-year-old spreads police appreciation message

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Viewers weigh in on trending topics in our Hear More: Word on the Street

Viewers weigh in on trending topics in our Word on the Street segment.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE