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.
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September 5, 2017
NDRN joined 19 other national disability organizations to write in support of the definition of competitive integrated employment and counter a letter of 45 Representatives expressing concern with that definition.Letter
August 24, 2017
On August 24th NDRN delivered public comments at the National Council on Disability’s quarterly meeting on Charter Schools and Vouchers.Comments
The National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) writes in response to the Evaluation of Existing Regulations
August 23, 2017
On August 23 NDRN submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Education in response to their request for information on the Regulatory Reform Agenda.Comments