You have the right to know the professional qualifications of the educators who instruct your child. Federal law allows you to obtain certain information in a timely manner about your child’s classroom teachers and instructional assistants/paraprofessionals. You have the right to ask for the following information about each of our child’s teachers and instructional assistants/paraprofessionals:
- The teacher’s Florida certification area(s) and,
if the teacher is teaching infield, or
if the teacher is qualified infield according to the District School
Board of Pasco County.
- The teacher’s college degree(s) and areas of study.
- The teacher’s advanced college degree(s) and areas of study.
- The qualifications of any instructional assistant/paraprofessionals who provide services to your child.
In addition, you have the right to be provided information on your students level of achievement on assessments like FCAT in reading/language arts. Mathematics and science. This information will be available at your child’s school.
If you would like to receive any of this information, please send a written request to your child’s school.