U.S. Department of Education Announces Initiative to Address the Inappropriate Use of Restraint and Seclusion to Protect Children with Disabilities, Ensure Compliance with Federal Laws (Press release)

U.S. Department of Education Announces Initiative to Address the Inappropriate Use of Restraint and Seclusion to Protect Children with Disabilities, Ensure Compliance with Federal Laws (Press release)

U.S. Department of Education - January 17, 2019

"This initiative will not only allow us to support children with disabilities, but will also provide technical assistance to help meet the professional learning needs of those within the system serving students," Secretary DeVos said. "The only way to ensure the success of all children with disabilities is to meet the needs of each child with a disability. This initiative furthers that important mission."

Also: Report: K-12 Education: Federal Data and Resources on Restraint and Seclusion: https://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-19-418T?utm_campaign=usgao_email&utm_content=topic_educa

https://www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/us-department-education-announces-initiative-address-inappropriate-use-restraint-and-seclusion-protect-children-disabilities-ensure-compliance-federal-laws