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
July 23, 2020
NDRN sent a letter thanking Senators Hassan, Murphy and Van Hollen for the introduction of the Supporting Children with Disabilities during COVID-19 Act.Letter
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
NDRN Joins Over 50 Organizations in Letter Advocating for Educational Rights of Marginalized Students
May 8, 2020
The letter to state and district education leaders outlines legal obligations to equitably educate marginalized students nationwide.Letter