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AASA Proposes IDEA Due Process Changes

From our friends at Learning Disabilities Association of America: In anticipation of the next reauthorization of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) which was slated to occur in 2009, the American Association of School Administrators (AASA) has begun to … Continue reading

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Zais asks court to block federal penalty

  SEANNA ADCOX, Associated Press Originally published 01:03 p.m., June 20, 2012 Updated 03:33 p.m., June 20, 2012 COLUMBIA — South Carolina’s schools chief is asking a federal court to suspend a $36 million penalty against the state and review … Continue reading

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House Votes to Protect Pupils Against Abusive Discipline

In a move to provide the first comprehensive protections for children against abusive disciplinary actions by schools, the House on Wednesday easily approved a bill to restrict the use of forcible restraint and seclusion, in which children are held down, … Continue reading

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