Victorian Times



* Students must stand up to answer and must be called on to speak.

*Students must stand when an adult enters a room.

*Students must not raise their hands unless allowed too.

*Students must use their right had at all times to write.


*Kids that acted up would be smacked on the knuckle with a ruler.

*Used the cane for discipline.

* even the belt, to discipline wayward children. Undoubtedly there was some abuse, those who used the punishment excessively, but there were also many who exercised their authority fairly and with restraint.

Some of the punishments

School is much easier now

It has changed much over time.

Schools are easier now because we do not have to worry about getting slapped or hit if we mess up. It is also easy because we do not have to do as much or stand up every time an adult comes to the room.