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New definitions added to seclusion, restraint policy

The Washakie County School District No. 1 Board approved changes to the seclusion and restraint in schools policy Monday night. Superintendent David Nicholas said the changes include shortening the current policy. He said the changes come as a direct connection to Right Response, the district’s restraint and seclusion protocol. He said some of the procedures are removed from policy and placed in the procedures manual.

 

October 26, 2017



WORLAND — The Washakie County School District No. 1 Board approved changes to the seclusion and restraint in schools policy Monday night.

Superintendent David Nicholas said the changes include shortening the current policy. He said the changes come as a direct connection to Right Response, the district’s restraint and seclusion protocol.

He said some of the procedures are removed from policy and placed in the procedures manual.

Kim Sanford said they removed language that specifically referenced the protocol or evidence-based training program so that the policy would not have to be chang...



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