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During the February 22, 2011, 6.3 magnitude earthquake, teachers say children “bounced on the ground like ping-pong balls” while screaming in their turtle positions on school fields and playgrounds. Now, seven years later, about 70 per cent of Christchurch children have post-traumatic stress symptoms and assaults against school staff have doubled since 2011. CTV takes a look at the Quake Kids.