ERIC Number: ED261478
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Your Child's School Records.
Education Law Center, Inc., Newark, NJ.
Intended for parents or guardians of handicapped children in New Jersey, this paper explains parental rights regarding school records. The following four rights, their limitations and exceptions are discussed: (1) right to see and obtain copies of all records kept on the child; (2) the right to have inaccurate, incomplete, or irrelevant information corrected or removed from the records; (3) the right to prevent other people from seeing the records; and (4) the right to ask for a hearing should any of the above rights be denied. Legal sources are cited and parallels of state and federal laws on the topic are noted. (CL)
Descriptors: Confidential Records, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Parent Materials, State Legislation, Student Records, Student Rights
Education Law Center, Inc., Room 209, 155 Washington St., Newark, NJ 07102 ($0.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Education Law Center, Inc., Newark, NJ.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey