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Disabled Children Regularly Restrained and Isolated in School

Eleanor J. Bader @ Truthout - More than 250,000 pre-K, elementary, junior high and high school aged children - many of them disabled and of color - are restrained or put into isolation each year for behaving in ways that are considered disruptive or threatening.  Read more.

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