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Right to Know

Right to Know

In compliance with the requirements of Every Student Succeeds Act, the Tift County School District would like to inform you that you may request information about the professional qualifications of your student’s teacher(s) and/or paraprofessional(s). The following information may be requested:

  • Whether the teacher

o   has met State qualification and licensing criteria for the grade levels and subject areas in which the teacher provides instruction;

o   is teaching under emergency or other provisional status through which State qualification or licensing criteria have been waived; and

o   is teaching the field of discipline of the certification of the teacher.

  • Whether the student is provided services by paraprofessionals, and if so, their qualifications.


If you have any questions concerning the qualifications of your child’s teacher, please contact your school’s principal.