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Principals Teaching the Law: 10 Legal Lessons Your Teachers Must Know

Principals Teaching the Law: 10 Legal Lessons Your Teachers Must Know

ISBN 9781412972239
Edition 1
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Publisher Corwin
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Overview
A recent national survey revealed that the vast majority of teachers have taken no courses in school law in their preservice or inservice programs and that their principals are their primary law teachers. The survey also indicated that most teachers were uninformed or misinformed about the rights of students and teachers and that most principals give their faculty legal advice in an incomplete and unsystematic fashion, such asthrough ad hoc comments at faculty meetings and informal hallway conversations. Principals Teaching the Law enables school leadersto be conscious, informed, and effective resources for their staffs regarding educational law. The authors systematically walk school leaders through 10 lesson plans designed to provide them and their teachers with the legal understanding necessary for their professional lives. The 10 critical areas are:Liability for student injuryStudent freedom of expression Special educationStudent discipline, due process, and search and seizureStudent harassment and bullying Teachers'freedom of expressionTeacher lifestyle choices and out of school conductReligious rightsStudent records and the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)Abuse and neglect
Overview
A recent national survey revealed that the vast majority of teachers have taken no courses in school law in their preservice or inservice programs and that their principals are their primary law teachers. The survey also indicated that most teachers were uninformed or misinformed about the rights of students and teachers and that most principals give their faculty legal advice in an incomplete and unsystematic fashion, such asthrough ad hoc comments at faculty meetings and informal hallway conversations. Principals Teaching the Law enables school leadersto be conscious, informed, and effective resources for their staffs regarding educational law. The authors systematically walk school leaders through 10 lesson plans designed to provide them and their teachers with the legal understanding necessary for their professional lives. The 10 critical areas are:Liability for student injuryStudent freedom of expression Special educationStudent discipline, due process, and search and seizureStudent harassment and bullying Teachers'freedom of expressionTeacher lifestyle choices and out of school conductReligious rightsStudent records and the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)Abuse and neglect
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