Special Needs

Read: Should Campuses Defund the Police?

Should Campuses Defund the Police?

George Floyd’s death has prompted calls for campuses to “defund the police” and/or sever ties with local law enforcement, but are those moves knee-jerk reactions that will backfire?

Read: Video Catches Substitute Teacher Allegedly Beating Student

Video Catches Substitute Teacher Allegedly Beating Student

The sub was arrested after local law enforcement interviewed student witnesses and reviewed cell phone videos taken during the incident.

Read: Student with Autism Dies After Crashing Golf Cart on Campus

Student with Autism Dies After Crashing Golf Cart on Campus

The family of the 15-year-old El Modena High School student has been given conflicting accounts of the incident, according to their attorney.

Read: Calif. School Where Student with Autism Died Violated State Laws

Calif. School Where Student with Autism Died Violated State Laws

The 13-year-old died two days after he lost consciousness while being physically restrained by a staff member at Guiding Hands School.

Read: Report: Parkland Gunman Lost Special Needs Support from School District

Report: Parkland Gunman Lost Special Needs Support from School District

A newly released report found that while Broward County Schools largely followed the law, it mishandled the shooter’s access to special services.

Read: Feds: Texas Denied Special Education Services to Thousands

Feds: Texas Denied Special Education Services to Thousands

A 15-month investigation by the Department of Education found the Texas Education Agency placed a cap on special education services.

Read: How to Protect Students with Special Needs During a Campus Emergency

How to Protect Students with Special Needs During a Campus Emergency

School security pros must develop plans to help students with special needs appropriately respond during an incident.

Read: Texas Schools to Install Security Cameras in Special Needs Classrooms

Texas Schools to Install Security Cameras in Special Needs Classrooms

A new law in Texas requires certain classrooms to have surveillance cameras installed to improve staff and student safety.

Read: School Bus Drives Through Shooting in Virginia

School Bus Drives Through Shooting in Virginia

A school bus had multiple bullet holes in it after driving through a shooting in Virginia last week.

School Beating Sends Autistic Boy to Hospital

A male student with autism was sent to the hospital after being severely beaten in his school cafeteria by another student, according to the boy’s parents.

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