ERIC Number: ED156752
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Guidelines for Parent Participation. Questions and Answers About Parent Rights in Chicago Public Schools.
American Friends Service Committee, Chicago, IL. Chicago Public Education Project.
This pamphlet answers questions parents might have on various topics connected with the education of their children. The parent's right to visit schools and talk to teachers is discussed. The responsibilities of school councils, including Local School Councils and District Education Councils, are outlined. The procedure for appointing school principals is described. Title I programs are explained. The right to bilingual education is discussed. Parents' right of access to student records is explained. The procedures for suspension and expulsion are outlined. The question of placement in special education classes is examined as is the right of the parent to challenge this decision. (MC)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Friends Service Committee, Chicago, IL. Chicago Public Education Project.
Identifiers: Illinois (Chicago); Parent Rights
Note: For related documents, see UD 018 359-360; Not available in hard copy due to the reproduction quality of the original document