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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February 7, 2020
The comments oppose ED's proposed priority under the CGSA which would prioritize states that are participating in the IADA pilot program or states that plan to participate in the pilot program.Comments
January 20, 2020
With CCD's Education Task Force, NDRN submitted written comments regarding ED’s notice to establish a TA center to improve states' capacity to collect, report, analyze, and use high-quality IDEA Part B data.Comments
August 30, 2019
On August 30, 2019, NDRN submitted comments to OSEP on the 2020 State Determinations.Comments