PARENTS’ RIGHT TO KNOW
As a parent of a student enrolled in a Title I school, you have the right to know the professional qualifications of the classroom teachers and instructional assistants who instruct your child. You may ask for the following information:
· Whether the teacher is certified to teach the subjects and/or grade levels the teacher is teaching
· Whether the teacher’s certificate is a waiver or sub-standard certificate
· The teacher’s academic major, graduate degrees, if any, and
· The teacher’s certification area
If you would like to receive this information, you may contact your child’s principal.