ERIC Number: ED536790
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jul
Reference Count: 11
CCBD's Position Summary on the Use of Seclusion in School Settings
Peterson, Reece; Albrecht, Susan; Johns, Bev
Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders (NJ3)
The document provides policy recommendations of the Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders (CCBD) regarding the use of seclusion procedures in schools. It includes: (a) an Introduction; (b) a Declaration of Principles; and (c) Recommendations Regarding the Use of Seclusion in School Settings. Explanation or elaboration of policy recommendations is provided in italics. A similar and parallel document will provide policy recommendations related to the use of physical restraint procedures in school settings which is often associated with the use of seclusion procedures.
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Position Papers, Student Behavior, Discipline, Behavior Modification, Educational Policy, Discipline Policy, Educational Research, Standards, Reinforcement, Punishment, Injuries, Death, Intervention, Guidelines, Prevention, Safety
Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders. Council for Exceptional Children, 1110 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201-5704. Tel: 651-470-1128; Fax: 612-276-0142; Web site: http://www.ccbd.net
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders.