Examining the Abusive and Deadly Use of Seclusion and Restraint in Schools

2175 Rayburn H.O.B. Washington, DC, | May 19, 2009 10:00am

Opening Statements

Witnesses

Ann Gaydos, Mother of a victim
Monument, Colorado

Elizabeth Hanselman, Assistant Superintendant for Special Education and Support Services
Springfield, Illinois

Mary V. Kealy, EdD, Assistant Superintendent for Pupil Services
Loudoun County Public Schools
Virginia

Greg Kutz, Managing Director
Forensic Audits and Special Investigations
U.S. Government Accountability Office
Washington, D.C.

Reece L. Peterson, Ph.D., Professor of Special Education
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, Nebraska

Toni Price, Mother of a victim who died
Killeen, Texas