School buildings and classrooms must be safe environments – both physically and emotionally – for students to achieve and grow.
- Restraints & Seclusion. Information on the recent rule change that governs the use of restraints and seclusion, including the requirements and application information for required training programs.
- Combating & Preventing Bullying. The Maine Department of Education offers schools training, resources and model practices for cultivating a school environment free of bullying and harassment.
- School Emergency Planning. Resources and links for schools.
See also School Facilities for information on chemical and other hazards planning.