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[under development] Regulations Governing the Use of Seclusion and Restraint in Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in Virginia [8 VAC 20 ‑ 750]
Action Promulgating new regulation governing seclusion & restraint in public elementary & secondary schools
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ends 4/19/2019
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4/19/19  12:06 pm
Commenter: Dee Sulenski, PA-C emeritus

Common Sense!
 

Children need to be treated with respect and Positive Reinforcement should be the name of the game. Restraint and Seclusion will not only NOT work, but will foster a culture of bullying against already fragile, vulnerable children. Think about the child and not what is most convenient for the teacher or administrators! This may not be important for all children, but it might be life-saving for some!