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Challenges in Managing Behaviors at School

Posted on: April 17, 2012

Here’s a story about how a 6 year old girl from Georgia was placed in handcuffs because of unsafe behaviors in a school setting.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/police-in-georgia-handcuff-6-year-old-girl-for-kindergarten-tantrum-chief-defends-policy/2012/04/17/gIQASqwfNT_story.html

Managing unsafe behaviors in a school setting is challenging, and its difficult for educators to decide when they should call for assistance.  What do you think?