H.R.1156 - Parents' Right to Know Improvement Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
Summary: H.R.1156 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
Introduced in House (02/24/2009)
Parents Right to Know Improvement Act - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require local educational agencies (LEAs) to notify the parents of each student at the beginning of each school year that they will provide the parents, upon request, with timely information regarding the professional qualifications of their child's specialized pupil services instructors. (This is in addition to the current requirement that LEAs provide parents, upon request, with information regarding the professional qualifications of their child's classroom teachers.)
Defines "pupil services instructors" as qualified professionals who provide ongoing, direct instruction to disabled children with individualized education programs.