Education Secretary Michael Gove is due to release new guidelines next week on what forms of discipline are appropriate for teachers to use, the Mail on Sunday reports.
As well as writing out lines hundreds of times, the reportedly measures include "community service" style sanctions:
- Writing lines
- Reporting early to school
- Losing privileges such as participating in non-uniform days
- Picking up litter in playgrounds
- Tidying classrooms
- Cleaning up graffiti
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