ERIC Number: ED030212
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
The Teacher's Day in Court: Review of 1967. An Annual Compilation. School Law Series.
National Education Association, Washington, DC.
This report contains digests of 1967 court decisions dealing with legal and constitutional issues of importance to teachers. All levels of the State and Federal judiciary systems are represented by the decisions. The 82 case digests are arranged under the following topic headings: (1) Eligibility and certification, (2) salaries, (3) contracts, (4) tenure, (5) school desegregation, (6) Teacher-school board negotiation, (7) loyalty, (8) liability for pupil injury, (9) retirement, and (10) miscellaneous. The distribution of cases reported under these categories is relatively even with the exception of teacher tenure issues which account for 28 (34%) of the 82 decisions. A title index to the cases is also provided. Court litigation affecting pupils in 1967 and State school legislation in 1968 are the topics of related documents EA 002 376 and EA 002 377. (JH)
Descriptors: Collective Bargaining, Contracts, Court Litigation, Educational Legislation, Freedom of Speech, Injuries, Loyalty Oaths, School Desegregation, Teacher Certification, Teacher Integration, Teacher Responsibility, Teacher Retirement, Teacher Salaries, Teachers, Tenure
Publications Sales Section, National Education Association, 1201 Integration; Teacher Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (No. 435-13358, $1.25).
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Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.