The administration of the Oxford Public Schools asks that each staff member view the slides on Physical Restraint Requirements, as well as the District Policy which includes a reporting form. Complete the certification form to verify that they understand the information.
Click to view slides: Physical Restraint Requirements
Click to view the: District Policy
Click to view the: DESE Website on Physical Restraint
Please note: "The training requirements contained in 603 CMR 46.00 shall not preclude a teacher, employee or agent of a public education program from using reasonable force to protect students, other persons or themselves from assault or imminent, serious, physical harm." - Taken from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.