School Law: Cases and Concepts

School Law: Cases and Concepts


, nonfiction, Education, Academic, Nonfiction, Law

This text gives K-12 educators a solid foundation of knowledge concerning basic legal concepts and current legal issues as they relate to schools and school administrations. KEY TOPICS: Topics include sources of law under which educators operate; legal restraints to state action in K-12 education; legal rights and restrictions applicable to students and teachers; law pertaining to persons with disabilities; and liability for damages as a result of official action or inaction. MARKET: This text is written for K-12 educators learning about the legal aspects of their future profession in a school environment.

Title:School Law: Cases and Concepts
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    School Law: Cases and Concepts Reviews

  • Ashley Schwartz (ash.reads.a.bunch)

    School Law is an important but heavy class and this textbook served its purpose. ...

  • Tory

    A must read for any educator who wants to be armed with the law. ...

  • Robert

    I really enjoyed the graduate course I had that used this textbook. Perhaps that explains the high rating. After all, it's just a book full of school law cases. All are available, I suspect, online th...

  • Matt Thomas

    It's a textbook filled with Supreme Court case decisions and dissents that have defined school law over the last 100 years. While not exactly a piece that will enthrall the average reader, anyone who ...

  • Kimber Lybbert

    Okay people--I'm putting a textbook on Goodreads. And it was a good read. Honestly. It was clearly and concisely written, and if you are a teacher or have children in school, you'll find the cases pre...

  • Sandy

    I bet you are all jealous - I can share when I'm done....

  • Megan

    snoozer 2K7. i'd probably find this much more interesting if it weren't part of an incredibly boring course....