‘Time out’ and other punishments to be banned in childcare

In new legislation in Victoria (Australia), soon to be replicated in other Australian states and territories, childcare operators will risk hefty fines (up to $50,000) for placing children in ‘time-out’, using corporal punishment or any other forms of ‘inappropriate discipline’.

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