ERIC Number: ED147839
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Manual for Student Expression: The First Amendment Rights of the High School Press.
Student Press Law Center, Washington, DC.
This manual informs the high school press--writers, reporters, editors, publishers, and their broadcast counterparts--about First Amendment rights and how to protect them. Separate sections provide general guidelines concerning First Amendment rights; the First Amendment on high school campuses; specific facts about censorship disputes; public institutions versus private institutions; situations in which student expression may validly be curtailed by high school authorities; specific types of publications and First Amendment rights; court-approved standards for the regulation of student expression; what to do when faced with unconstitutional rules or illegal orders; editorial advertising; censorship by student government; special problems associated with broadcasting; and guidelines for student publications. (GW)
Descriptors: Censorship, Civil Liberties, Constitutional Law, Court Litigation, Freedom of Speech, Guidelines, Guides, High Schools, Journalism, Radio, School Newspapers, Student Publications, Television
Student Press Law Center, Room 1112, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006 (1 copy, $1.00; 1-10 copies, $0.60 ea.; 10 copies, $0.40 ea.)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Student Press Law Center, Washington, DC.