ERIC Number: ED242001
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Religion and the Public Schools.
Streamlined Seminar, v2 n1 Sep 1983
A newsletter provides legal background and guidelines for celebrating religious holidays in the classroom. Material is divided into separate sections discussing the First Amendment, Supreme Court decisions regarding public schools and religious observances, specific "establishment clause" cases, specific "free exercise clause" cases, the school prayer issue, compliance, methods for solving school-based religious controversies, tuition tax credits, and methods for dealing with court challenges. (LP)
Descriptors: Civil Liberties, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Educational Administration, Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Legal Problems, Religion, Religious Holidays, School Community Relationship, Student Rights
National Association of Elementary School Principals, 1920 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091 ($0.50; quantity discounts available).
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Association of Elementary School Principals, Reston, VA.
Identifiers: Holidays; PF Project; Religious Freedom; School Prayer