NJ Spotlight News

Proposed law: Notify parents when kids in isolation rooms

Clip: 10/05/2022 | 4m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

New light is being shed on a highly controversial technique used in some schools, where students -- primarily those with disabilities -- are locked in so-called isolation rooms. Padded closets are used to seclude and or restrain students for alleged misbehavior in class. Under state law, it’s completely legal.

Aired: 10/05/22

Rating: NR

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