Model School Code on Education and Dignity

Section 3.5 on Alternative Schools sets out guidelines for voluntary transfer or placement in alternative schools for students who would benefit from an alternate learning environment. It prohibits involuntary placement for academic reasons, and places limits on placement for disciplinary reasons. It requires that alternative schools meet the same standards as regular educational environments, work with students to conduct progress reviews and ensure that students have the right to return to their original school or a new school placement.

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