desks_2Misbehaving special needs students have been kept isolated in closed rooms, a practice that must end, say child advocates.

The incidents were revealed in a report issued on Thursday by Inclusion BC and the Family Support Institute, organizations concerned with children’s’ developmental disabilities and special needs.

Read full article in The Vancouver Province: http://www.theprovince.com/news/bc/Isolating+special+needs+students+causes+long+lasting+emotional/9195942/story.html

The Supreme Court of Canada has brought down a ruling regarding discrimination of a student with dyslexia.  

An article about it can be found in the November 9, 2012 Globe and Mail.

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