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 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
September 9, 2020
Today, Representative Mark DeSaulnier introduced the Protection and Advocacy in Education Act which will help students with disabilities receive appropriate educational services and ensure that students and families have a recourse when their rights are violated.Press Release
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