CANING WITHDRAW AL AND PUPILS' DISCIPLINE IN SELECTED PUBLIC PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN KABARTONJO DIVISION OF BARINGO DISTRICT - KENYA

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ABSTRACT The ban of the cane as a measure to deter indiscipline in schools following the adoption of the Children ·s Act of 2001 has caused mixed reactions among education stakeholders. This has been irnrsened by the ill-preparedness of teachers in using guidance and counseling as an alternative. This study therefore took a critical look on the effects of cane withdrawal on discipline in prima1y schools. It also looked at whether the schools still apply the cane as a means of instilling discipline. The study used survey research design employing queshonnaires as research tools. The questionnaires were issued to the head teachers. 1eachers and pupils of selected schools within the study area. The study used simple random sampling to identify 12 schools out of the 27 schools within the zone. Data was analyzed and presented in frequency and percentage tables. The findings of the study indicated that level of discipline among pupils in schools deteriorated after the irirhdrawal of 1he cnne. Further. the findings confirmed that caning was still used in many schools as a deterrent to indiscipline among the learners. The researcher recommended the training of teachers on guidance and counseling to replace the cane in the management of discipline in schools. Conclusion drawn indicates that indiscipline of pupils 111a_1· reach in manageable levels [/strong measures are not put in place. 

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Research, S. (2022). CANING WITHDRAW AL AND PUPILS' DISCIPLINE IN SELECTED PUBLIC PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN KABARTONJO DIVISION OF BARINGO DISTRICT - KENYA. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/caning-withdraw-al-and-pupils-discipline-in-selected-public-primary-schools-in-kabartonjo-division-of-baringo-district-kenya

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Research, SSA "CANING WITHDRAW AL AND PUPILS' DISCIPLINE IN SELECTED PUBLIC PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN KABARTONJO DIVISION OF BARINGO DISTRICT - KENYA" Afribary. Afribary, 21 Aug. 2022, https://afribary.com/works/caning-withdraw-al-and-pupils-discipline-in-selected-public-primary-schools-in-kabartonjo-division-of-baringo-district-kenya. Accessed 05 Oct. 2022.

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Research, SSA . "CANING WITHDRAW AL AND PUPILS' DISCIPLINE IN SELECTED PUBLIC PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN KABARTONJO DIVISION OF BARINGO DISTRICT - KENYA". Afribary, Afribary, 21 Aug. 2022. Web. 05 Oct. 2022. < https://afribary.com/works/caning-withdraw-al-and-pupils-discipline-in-selected-public-primary-schools-in-kabartonjo-division-of-baringo-district-kenya >.

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Research, SSA . "CANING WITHDRAW AL AND PUPILS' DISCIPLINE IN SELECTED PUBLIC PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN KABARTONJO DIVISION OF BARINGO DISTRICT - KENYA" Afribary (2022). Accessed October 05, 2022. https://afribary.com/works/caning-withdraw-al-and-pupils-discipline-in-selected-public-primary-schools-in-kabartonjo-division-of-baringo-district-kenya