ERIC Number: ED120174
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
A Mini-Guide for Legalizing Student-Teacher Relationships in the Classroom. A Guide for: Evaluating Classroom Practices; Avoiding Problems; and Improving Basic Legal Knowledge.
Brewer, James H.
This guide is designed to help teachers understand some basic concepts of school law and how these concepts affect the teacher-student relationship in the classroom. Various legal concepts are briefly presented along with lists of how teachers should handle them in their classrooms. Space is also provided for the teacher to check off whether or not these concepts are being practiced in his/her classroom. The legal concepts covered are (1) corporal punishment, (2) student rights to privacy, (3) sex discrimination, (4) search and seizures, (5) temporary suspension, (6) due process, (7) liability, (8) religion, and (9) miscellaneous concepts. (RC)
Descriptors: Court Litigation, Elementary Secondary Education, Legal Problems, Legal Responsibility, Student Teacher Relationship, Teacher Responsibility
J.B.Publishers, 1200 Canterbury Lane, Clinton, Mississippi 39056 ($1.95; 10 or more copies, $1.50ea.)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A