Is it okay to paddle students?

A hot topic is triggering a big debate in one school district.  

Is it okay to spank young children?

A Florida school board seems to have made up its mind.

Three years after banning the paddling of students, Marion County is allowing the practice to resume.

Elementary school principals now have the option to paddle students. 

Parents are divided on the issue.

Some say it will help with discipline problems in school.  Other parents say they don't want teachers physically disciplining their children.

Parents are also raising questions about when and how paddling is used.

Principals in Marion County have permission to do it, but are not required to use corporal punishment. 

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