Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Language Services & Special Education: New York City

Authors/Editors

Advocates for Children of New York

Publisher(s)

New York, NY: Advocates for Children of New York

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2009, 2 pages

Description of Resource

Translated into dozens of languages, this brief pamphlet provides an overview of immigrant parents and students' rights to language services and special education. This handout lists all of the school documents which parents have a right to receive in their primary language along with all of the school situations in which parents are entitled to interpretations services. 

Languages

Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, English, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Urdu

Availability

http://www.nylpi.org/images/FE/chain234siteType8/site203/client/Language%20Rights%20Fact%20Sheet%20-%20English.pdf