ERIC Number: ED245531
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-May
Reference Count: 0
Student Travel: Policies - Regulations - Exhibits.
Trujillo, Lorenzo A.; And Others
The Jefferson County (Colorado) Public Schools' regulations and policies concerning student travel covers these forms of travel: student activity travel, extended student travel, district sponsored student travel, district authorized student travel, student exchange, and bonus learning trips. Issues and items addressed include: (1) authorization policies; (2) transportation availability and policy; (3) liability (general considerations, privately owned vehicles, and responsibility law); (4) potential conflicts of interest; (5) publicity; (6) letters to parents for extended travel; (7) use of district transportation (including insurance coverage and billing for services); (8) bid requirements for commercial lodging, transportation, or other services; (9) timelines for trip planning and reporting; (10) criteria for extended travel student selection; (11) conditions for cancellation of a student's participation; (12) trip cancellation policy; (13) sponsor selection and evaluation; (14) collection of funds; (15) scholarship provision; (16) credit options; (17) evaluation of extended student travel experiences; and (18) student exchange program policy and committees. Additional specific information is given for these trip categories: art, athletic activities, music, science, second language instruction and language camps, and social studies. An appendix of report forms includes those used by the district and parents or guardians. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Jefferson County Public Schools, Lakewood, CO.
Identifiers: Jefferson County School District CO
Note: Paper presented at the Southwest Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (Colorado Springs, CO, March 1-3, 1984).