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  • A Parent's Guide to a Personal Education Plan (PEP) for Your Child

    This Guide is designed to serve as a tool to help parents and guardians throughout North Carolina become informed about the law that requires schools to develop a Personal Education Plan (PEP) for children experiencing academic problems. Content Detail

    By:
    North Carolina Central University School of Law
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  • Know Your Rights, Remedies, & Resources

    This handbook provides an overview of students’ and parents'/guardians' rights, what remedies are available when those rights are violated, tips and tools for self-advocacy, and support resources. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Aid of North Carolina - Advocates for Children's Services
  • School Discipline Affecting Public School Students

    In North Carolina, as in most states, the state statutes set out the broad principles of public school discipline, and the local boards of education are authorized to develop their own policies. This site will explain those policies in detail Content Detail

    By:
    Duke University