Kenny v. Wilson (2021): The Beginning of the End for Laws Criminalizing Student Misbehavior?

As of 2019, 31 states had laws or local ordinances that criminalized student misbehavior that occurred in or around schools. These laws often criminalize behaviors committed by students that may be socially inappropriate but fall short of criminal behavior. Moreover, the criminalized behaviors are often indistinguishable from behaviors that receive […]

OSERS Resource Document on Positive Mental Health in Schools

Officials in the U.S Department of Education’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) have release another policy document. A few weeks ago, OSERS releases the “Return to School Roadmap: Development and Implementation of Individualized Education Programs in the Least Restrictive Environment under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.” […]

Two Upcoming Free Webinars on IEPs

This afternoon (May 13) at 4:00 eastern standard time there will be a free webinar sponsored by Let’s Go Learn on Developing Education Meaningful and Legally Sound IEPs. In this free webinar, Drs. Mitchell Yell and Kurt Hulett will discuss the most critical issues of the developing and implementing the […]