special education http://wfpl.org en Indiana Student Restraint Bill Gets Legislative Hearing http://wfpl.org/post/indiana-student-restraint-bill-gets-legislative-hearing <p></p><p>An Indiana Senate committee heard public comment today &nbsp;on a bill that would require &nbsp;school corporations across the state to develop and publish a policy on the restraint and seclusion of children, typically involving youngsters in a special education setting.</p><p>Officials say most of the state’s school corporations have restraint policies, but they’re inconsistent and some are vague.</p><p>Senate Bill 345 would require them to include specific information, provide training for teachers and staff and publish the policies in a handbook. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 21:19:41 +0000 Rick Howlett 3715 at http://wfpl.org Indiana Student Restraint Bill Gets Legislative Hearing