School Discipline, Suspension or Expulsion

There are rules to make schools a safe place to learn. Read this to learn about: where your child can go to school, missing school, discipline, bullying, and more.
You may be able to go to court and get your police records, court records, and school discipline records erased.
You have rights in detention. This book tells you about your legal rights and about what the detention center and others have to do to keep you safe.
This video describes the rights of students under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. These are federal laws, so the information is true for every state.
Is your child getting into trouble at school? Can he get kicked out of school? Read this to learn: Your rights and what you can do, the steps the school must take before expelling your child, the reasons your child can be expelled, the difference between expulsion and suspension, and more.
Are you wondering what’s going to happen to you because you have missed so much school?
Here is a guide produced by the Connecticut Department of Education to help parents and guardians get answers to their questions about bullying.  
If you were arrested in CT when you were under 18, you probably have a juvenile record.A juvenile record does not go away on its own. You are better off without one because having a record can make it hard to get a job, get into college or...
This video describes the rights of students under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. These are federal laws, so the information is true for every state.Get a PDF of this video that you can print out and read.