Stories by Heather Vogell

Heather Vogell is a reporter at ProPublica. Previously, she was a reporter at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, where her work on test cheating in the public school system resulted in the indictments of the superintendent and 34 others. subscribe to Heather Vogell's feed

Posted on: Jan 13, 2015, Source: Pro Publica

The state's schools will have to limit their use of certain techniques to restrain or isolate students.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2014, Source: Pro Publica

Students keep getting sent there despite repeated evidence of abuse.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2014, Source: ProPublica

Despite the frequent use of restraints and seclusion, the schools reported zero instances of either practice to federal investigators.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2014, Source: ProPublica

They say it's a matter of states’ rights.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2014, Source: ProPublica

A young boy with autism shattered bones in his hand and foot after educators grabbed him and shut him into a “scream room.”