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In a special behavioral program at Lowell’s Abraham Lincoln school, each desk is set apart and red tape marks the child’s personal space.

Lessons in self-control

In a separate classroom, unruly students are taught how to behave

By Maria Sacchetti
Globe Staff / May 11, 2005

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LOWELL -- A first-grader attacked the teacher with scissors. Another flung a chair across the classroom. Several students kicked, cursed, and punched their way into such a frenzy that teachers had to hold them down. (Full article: 1230 words)

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