This School handbook (hereinafter “Handbook”) contains the operational policies and procedures for the School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences (hereinafter “School”) within the College of Education, Health, and Human Services (hereinafter “College”). The policies and procedures contained in this Handbook shall not conflict with any University, Administrative and Operational Policy of Kent State University (hereinafter "University"), any applicable Collective Bargaining Agreement, or any federal, state and local law.