Seclusion and Restraint in Schools-What you Need to Know about the Law

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Registration Link:

Students with disabilities can be subject to seclusion and restraint when their behaviors are a danger to themselves or others. Learn all about the requirements of the law and the new important changes that were put in place this year. Learn ways to work with your school to help reduce and eliminate these practices.


Sally Flaschberger was the lead special education advocate for Disability Rights Wisconsin for 11 years. She served families and students in Milwaukee, Racine, Kenosha, Waukesha, Ozaukee, and Washington Counties. Sally is a qualified trainer in the areas of transition, assistive technology, seclusion and restraint, special education, and school choice. She led the education policy work at DRW including the changes to the seclusion and restraint law. Currently, she coordinates a grant for the Wisconsin Board for People with disabilities. Sally also has an adult son with a developmental disability.

Workshop Registration Form

Workshop Registration Form

Registration is required for all WI FACETS–sponsored workshops. You may use the form below to register or you may register by contacting Sandra McFarland at 877-374-0511. If you use the form, please make sure to include the title and date of the event you are registering for.

All WI FACETS-sponsored workshops are free.  Requests for any special accommodations must be made at least two weeks prior to the event. Please list any accommodations requested in the “Special Request” box below.