ERIC Number: ED386003
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Feb-7
Reference Count: N/A
Handbook on: Rights, Responsibilities, Procedures.
Illinois State Dept. of Rehabilitation Services, Springfield.
This handbook presents policies and procedures that affect three schools operated by the Illinois Department of Rehabilitation Services to serve students with disabilities: the Illinois Center for Rehabilitation and Education-Roosevelt, Illinois School for the Deaf, and the Illinois School for the Visually Impaired. The handbook includes information on the code of conduct; rights and responsibilities of students, parents, and staff members; infractions; disciplinary actions; and the appeals procedure. Information is also provided on: mail, using the telephone, home visits, prearranged absences, vacations and holidays, the student trust fund, religious activities, sex equity, the status of students 18 years of age and older, the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and the Illinois School Student Records Act, vocational and educational counseling, work programs for students, and medical programs and policies. Appended are the text of the Illinois administrative codes on due process hearings and mediation and a disciplinary action form. (SW)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Dept. of Rehabilitation Services, Springfield.