ERIC Number: ED240184
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
ABC's for Parents. A Guide to NYC Schools = ABC para los Padres. Guia de las escuelas de NYC.
United Parents Association of New York City, Inc., NY.
Parents of children in public elementary schools in New York City are given basic information about school policies and practices in this English/Spanish guide. Topics covered include: (1) ancillary school services such as transportation, breakfast and lunch programs, and school health services; (2) Board of Education policy on homework, tests, promotions, student records, and report cards; (3) special programs for gifted, handicapped, and bilingual children; (4) scheduling information (school hours, holidays, vacations); (5) special situations such as absence, sickness or injury, problems with people at school, and suspension; and (6) parent participation and involvement. Miscellaneous information about clothing and supplies, the possibility of after-school programs, and school notices is also provided. (CMG)
Descriptors: After School Programs, Ancillary School Services, Board of Education Policy, Breakfast Programs, Discipline Policy, Elementary Education, Homework, Lunch Programs, Parent Materials, Parent Participation, Parent Teacher Conferences, Report Cards, School Health Services, School Policy, Special Programs, Student Promotion, Student Records, Student Transportation, Suspension, Tests
United Parents Associations of New York City, Inc., 95 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10016 ($1.50 each).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York Community Trust, NY.
Authoring Institution: United Parents Association of New York City, Inc., NY.
Identifiers - Location: New York (New York)