ERIC Number: ED261916
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Of Counsel to Classrooms: A Resource Guide to Assist Attorneys and Teachers in Law Focused Education.
Reynolds, Ernest, III, Ed.; And Others
A secondary curriculum for teaching about Texas law is designed for use by both teachers and visiting resource persons. Introductory materials include a preface, acknowledgements, an introduction, and practical suggestions for visiting speakers. The main body of the publication contains nine units of material on the following topics: Texas courts, Texas Bill of Rights, the Texas legislature, the Texas Constitution, women and credit, consumer law, landlord-tenant relations, drug abuse, and alcohol abuse. Each unit contains materials for the resource person, including a rationale, goals, lesson starters, and background notes; also teacher materials, including objectives, infusion suggestions, supplementary materials, discussion topics, student activities, vocabulary, and a bibliography. A directory of law-related education projects and a number of strategies for law-related education conclude the document. (LP)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Community Resources, Constitutional Law, Consumer Education, Curriculum Guides, Human Resources, Instructional Materials, Lawyers, Learning Activities, Legal Education, Legal Problems, Secondary Education, State Courts, State Legislation
Texas Young Lawyers Association, P.O. Box 12487, Austin, TX 78711 ($4.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Community; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Bar Foundation, Austin.
Authoring Institution: Texas Young Lawyers Association, Austin.
Identifiers - Location: Texas