Tag Archive for: Government Accountability Office (GAO)
https://www.crimefreefuture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Governmen-Accountability-Office-GAO.png 1200 1200 Faith Sills http://www.crimefreefuture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/cff-logo.png Faith Sills2019-06-18 13:31:282023-03-08 22:23:41U.S. Schools Underreport How Often Students Are Restrained or Secluded, Watchdog Says
When students are believed to be a danger to themselves or others, they're sometimes restrained in school, or isolated in a separate room. These practices, known as restraint and seclusion, are supposed to be a last resort, and they disproportionately…
https://www.crimefreefuture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/back-view-backpack-boy-207697.jpg 5616 3744 Faith Sills http://www.crimefreefuture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/cff-logo.png Faith Sills2019-06-06 11:50:242023-03-08 22:23:43Desperation and Broken Trust When Schools Restrain Students or Lock Them in Rooms
Every time Jennifer Tidd's son was secluded or restrained at school, she received a letter from his teachers. Her son has autism and behavioral issues, and over three years — from 2013 to 2016 — Tidd got 437 of those letters. "I see…
https://www.crimefreefuture.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/chalk-1422016-1280x960.jpg 960 1280 Faith Sills http://www.crimefreefuture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/cff-logo.png Faith Sills2018-04-05 09:44:552023-03-08 22:29:04Government Watchdog Finds Racial Bias in School Discipline – The New York Times
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a new report on school disciplinary policies nationwide. The GAO found that African-American students are being punished disproportionately compared to Caucasian students. Read more.