In Stark County, rights are in place to make sure every student has access to quality education – regardless of physical, cognitive or social barriers. It is important for parents and students to be aware of and understand these rights, so kids can effectively self-advocate for the services and supports they deserve. Learn about your rights, understand your wants and needs and raise your voice to take action. These guidelines and resources can help ensure those educational rights.
Everyone – regardless of age or ability – has the following rights, which can help build confidence and guide self-advocacy: