Restraint and Seclusion in Schools


~ 121129 ABC Nightline JRC Andre McCollins Restraints Abuse – YouTube

~ Advocacy group calls for ban on ‘barbaric’ quiet rooms in B.C. schools – Canada – CTV News – VIDEO

~ Another Fort Collins parent says their child was locked in cell-like seclusion room – YouTube

~ At Least Five Districts Found to Use Calm Rooms for Disruptive Students – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth – VIDEO

~ BBC News- Isolation In Schools 2018 – YouTube

~ Body Sock – YouTube

~ Child restrained over 700 times in CT school – YouTube

~ Children forced into cell-like school seclusion rooms – YouTube

~ Classrooms in Crisis: Examining the Inappropriate Use of Seclusion and Restraint Practices – YouTube

~ Deadly Discipline? Students Hurt, Dying After Being Restrained – YouTube

~ Deadly Discipline? Students Hurt, Dying After Being Restrained  Autistic, special needs kids handcuffed, restrained, suffocated. – ABC News – VIDEO

~ Deadly Restraints Are Being Used on Children at Youth Homes and Schools – YouTube

~ Death at School: Child Restraints Spark Controversy – YouTube

~ Death at School: Parents Protest Dangerous Discipline – YouTube

~ Examining the Abusive and Deadly Use of Seclusion and Restraint in Schools- Greg Kutz – YouTube

~ Independence schools using isolation rooms for students – YouTube

~ Investigation finds illegal seclusion of kids in Illinois – YouTube

~ Investigation Reveals School Workers Have Been Illegally Isolating Children – YouTube

~ Isolation box at Longview elementary school draws concern – YouTube

~ Ft. Collins dad says his 7-year-old son has been forced into a cell-like seclusion room at school – YouTube

~ Inside a Timeout Room – YouTube

~ Longview School Dist. suspends use of isolation booth – YouTube

~ Middletown CT School’s ‘Scream Room’ – YouTube

~ Mom: Daughter with autism forced into closet – YouTube

~ Mom Sues School Over Special-Needs Son’s Death – ABC News – VIDEO

~ Mother claims child has nightmares of school’s “relaxation room” – YouTube

~ NBC 5 Investigation Reveals Mansfield ISD Schools Used “Recovery Rooms” Hundreds of Times for Troubled Children – NBC 5 Dallas – VIDEO


~ Opposition Mounts To School Seclusion Rooms – YouTube

~ Parents disgusted after child locked in ‘quiet room’ – YouTube

~ Parents pull child from school after claiming daughter, 8, confined to ‘cell-like’ room – YouTube

~ Parents question use of seclusion rooms for special education students – YouTube

~ POLICE STATE Boy stripped to underwear locked in seclusion room in school – YouTube

~ Restraint and Seclusion- Hear Our Stories – YouTube

~ Schools seclusion and restraints for students with disabilities – YouTube

~ Schools misreporting seclusion and restraint rooms – YouTube

~ Seclusion in a Fairfax County public school – YouTube

~ ‘Seclusion room’ rules could change discipline in Iowa classrooms – YouTube

~ Seclusion Rooms in Iowa – YouTube

~ Seclusion Rooms Used 23,000 Times in Connecticut Schools – NBC Connecticut – VIDEO

~ Six year old autistic boy held in a cell like room as punishment – YouTube

~ Solitary Confinement? Parents concerned over school’s use of “Isolation Booth” – YouTube

~ Solitary confinement will continue- Oregon schools install ‘isolation rooms’ instead of ‘booths’ – YouTube

~ State lawmakers consider ban on school isolation rooms – FOX 32 Chicago – VIDEO

~ St. Charles mom wants to end the use of Isolation Rooms in schools – YouTube

~ Testimony heard Tuesday after investigation into state ‘time out rooms’ at public schools – WGN-TV – VIDEO

~ Today’s NEWS Elementary School Puts Kids In Isolation Booth Solitary Confinement Without Permission – YouTube

~ Video shows injured 10-year-old in seclusion room at Maryland school – NBC News – VIDEO

~ Video Shows 7 Year Old Boy Held In Cell like Seclusion Room – YouTube

~ ‘Why do we treat autistic children like criminals-‘ – Advocates push to end seclusion in schools – – VIDEO

Mainstream News

Autistic Boy Dies

~ Educators face charges of involuntary manslaughter in death of 13-year-old Autistic boy – NBC News – VIDEO

~ ‘I haven’t done much except cry’: Mother’s heartbreak as three California school workers are charged with manslaughter one year after her autistic son, 13, died from being restrained face-down – Daily Mail Online – VIDEO

~ School, staff charged in death of special-needs student who died after being restrained – VIDEO

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