ERIC Number: EJ407041
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Use of Corporal Punishment, Suspension, Expulsion, and Timeout with Behaviorally Disordered Students in Public Schools: Legal Considerations.
Yell, Mitchell L.
Behavioral Disorders, v15 n2 p100-09 Feb 1990
This article analyzes four federal court cases dealing with the use of reductive interventions to manage the behaviors of behaviorally disordered students in public schools. Definitions and principles of corporal punishment, suspension, expulsion, and timeout are outlined; and the legal status of these punishment procedures is explained. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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