ERIC Number: ED234596
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Parent Guide to Special Education Rights and Responsibilities.
San Mateo County Office of Education, Redwood City, CA.
Designed for parents of handicapped children, this brochure defines special education and the rights for available services and programs. It is divided into seven sections covering: (1) the definition of special education; (2) the types of agencies providing special education services; (3) parents' rights in the planning process for their child's education; (4) rights regarding testing and assessment; (5) a child's right to an individualized education program; (6) legal rights in relation to the Education for All Handicapped Children Act (Public Law 94-142); and (7) rights to confidentiality and access to the child's records. (JW)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: San Mateo County Office of Education, Redwood City, CA.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act