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Physical Restraint and Seclusion in Schools

Explore the realities behind the headlines concerning children who have been isolated or physically restrained in schools, sometimes resulting in injury or even death. The editors address the legal and ethical issues underlying these practices, and, more importantly, what can be done to move schools away from potentially harmful treatment of children. This valuable resource explores the array of practices ...

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Positive Alternatives to Restraint and Seclusion for Aggressive Kids

Positive Alternatives to Restraint and Seclusion for Aggressive Kids is a system for referral, assessment, planning and intervention with aggressive kids that reduces the use of restraint and seclusion. Document serious behaviors, examine the student’s need for self-regulation skills, choose from lessons, activities and strategies to develop self-regulation skills and track behavior improvement. The manual addresses emotional and behavioral self-control, ...

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Resources for Charter School Administrators

Charter schools aim to offer high-quality educational options to families so they can choose the best school for their needs. This suite of research-based books from the Council for Exceptional Children is specifically suited to help charter school administrators ensure they offer innovative educational solutions to all students, especially those with disabilities.   Charting the Course: Special Education in Charter ...

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