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If you have questions contact Nicole Proesch, legal counsel for the Department and the State Board,
at 515-281-8661 or nicole.proesch@iowa.gov.
BOOK: 26 
DECISION: 250 
MONTH-YEAR: September - 2012
IN RE: Access to Student Records by Guardians ad Litem
APPELLANT: N/A
APPELLEE: N/A
KEYWORDS: Student records, Guardian ad Litem
FULL TEXT: https://www.educateiowa.gov/documents/appeal-decisions/2013/03/book-26-decision-250 
DETAILS: This order establishes that guardians ad litem (GALs) appointed by a juvenile court judge are to be considered as ''parents'' under FERPA, including having the right to inspect and review education records and the right to consent to the release of education records.  This is important to improve educational stability for children in foster care.
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