Tag: Special Education

Safer Schools

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Current restraint and seclusion law in Florida requires that each school district develop and implement a plan to prevent and reduce use of…

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Transition - the Passage from Youth to Adulthood

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

We are pleased to announce the release of “Transition – The Passage from Youth to Adulthood” - our brand new Disability Topic page! It…

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New Protections against Abusive Restraint and Seclusion of Students with Disabilities to Become Law on July 1, 2010

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

The Florida legislature’s first enactment of law to address widespread concern about the use of seclusion and restraint on students with disabilities in public school…

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New Protections against Abusive Restraint and Seclusion of Students with Disabilities Pass the House and Senate and Head to the Governor's Desk

Monday, May 03, 2010

This effort, sponsored by Senator Andy Gardiner and Representatives Dorothy Hukill and Marcelo Llorente, represents the Florida legislature’s first enactment of law that addresses widespread…

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Update on Bills related to School Restraint/Seclusion on Students with Disabilities (SB 2118/HB 1073)

Thursday, April 22, 2010

These bills, sponsored by Senators Andy Gardiner and Representatives Dorothy Hukill and Marcelo Llorente, represent the Florida legislature’s first effort to enact law to address…

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