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ERIC Number: ED100021
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jan
Pages: 7
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Negligence--When Is the Principal Liable? A Legal Memorandum.
Stern, Ralph D., Ed.
Negligence, a tort liability, is defined, discussed, and reviewed in relation to several court decisions involving school principals. The history of liability suits against school principals suggests that a reasonable, prudent principal can avoid legal problems. Ten guidelines are presented to assist principals in avoiding charges of negligence. (DW)
National Association of Secondary School Principals, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, Virginia 22091 ($0.25, Quantity discounts; Payment must accompany order)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Authoring Institution: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA.