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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July 6, 2020
As recently as May of this year, Cornelius Fredericks, a Black child with a disability in Michigan was murdered in almost exactly the same manner as George Floyd.Press Release
July 1, 2020
Washington, DC - The U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling yesterday in Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue will harm students with disabilities and weaken our nation’s public schools.Press Release
Chief Education Officers and P&As Discuss Successes in Educating Students with Disabilities during COVID-19
April 22, 2020
NDRN and CCSSO have joined together to highlight two states, Kentucky and Nebraska, that are working successfully to educate students with disabilities during COVID-19.Press Release