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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October 21, 2020
The current Commissioner of the Rehabilitation Services Administration and the Assistant Secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Mark Schultz, joins NDRN to discuss the tremendous potential of people with disabilities to successfully obtain jobs in the community.Podcast
October 9, 2020
NASDSE and NDRN stand unified in the belief that the educational needs of students with disabilities in all settings can be met through a combination of creativity, communication, cooperation, and perseverance.Press Release
October 1, 2020
The legislation will provide funding for the more than 7 million students across the country who are served under IDEA as schools work to re-open schools and effectively serve students while ensuring the safety of all children and students.Letter