Parliament’s Education Committee Scoffs at Parents Resort to Beating Children
The chairperson of the education committee at parliament, Connie Galiwango has advised parents to speak to teachers if they have mishandled their children instead of resorting to beating them.
This comes after reports that the administration of Bilal Islamic school stopped Sheikh Noor Muzaata from teaching at the school after he beat up a teacher who had tried to discipline his child.
Ggaliwango says that the teacher-parents scuffles can only result into negative impacts on the education of children
Ggaliwango has also advised teacher to resort to other means of punishing children instead of beating them.
The Mbale municipality Mp Jack Wamanga wamai says that its criminal for teachers to beat up students and they should desist from these practices.