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U. S. Department of Education -Students with Disabiilties and the Use of Restraint

April 20, 2021

On January 17,2019, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced an initiative to examine the possible inappropriate use of restraint and seclusion in our nation's schools. As a part of this initiative, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has partnered with the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) to support teachers, school leaders, parents and stakeholders as they work to address the behavioral needs of children with disabilities.

OCR and OSERS are pleased to present the following webinar, Students with Disabilities and the Use of Restraint and Seclusion in K-12 Public Schools, as technical assistance to both support children with disabilites  and support the needs of those within the school system serving students.

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