The problems that lead to such behaviour are deep-rooted and require long-term solutions, not bang bang quick fixes. Grow up, guys.
Here we go again, a bleeding heart justifying little Johnny's bad behaviour because he is poor...
I grew up with nothing, we had nothing, I tagged....NOTHING
I am sick to death of the excuses for bad behaviour that go around. A damn good whipping, strapping or beating is in order here nothing less, they are called consequences.