No Education Waivers Necessary
Congress has requested Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recommend education waivers that would allow schools to drop services for students with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Restraint and Seclusion in Schools
This School Is Not Supposed to Hurt report examines the abusive use of restraint and seclusion in our nation’s schools. It outlines the problems associated with the use of restraint or seclusion, and details the proven risks to children associated with the use of these aversive techniques. The report goes on to propose solutions to the use of restraint or seclusion by highlighting the best practices in education and the use of positive behavioral supports.
Latest in Education
June 29, 2020
NDRN joined, through the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Education Taskforce, on comments expressing concern.Comments
June 11, 2020
NDRN has created a centralized document to provide information on the progress of education reopening plans— whether that be a finalized plan, a drafted plan, an established task force, or no progress.General
June 8, 2020
The letter sent to Congressional leadership calls for support of language in the HEROES Act that would prevent the creation of private school voucher programs and other mechanisms to funnel public dollars to private schools.Letter