ERIC Number: ED292187
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
The Yearbook of School Law, 1987.
Thomas, Stephen B., Ed.
This volume summarizes and analyzes judicial decisions affecting educational policy and management that were handed down in 1986 by state appellate courts and federal courts. The book is divided into the following eight topical chapters, each written by one or more experts in education law: (1) "Employees" by Gail Paulus Sorenson; (2) "Bargaining" by Margaret D. Smith and Perry A. Zirkel; (3) "Pupils" by Henry S. Lufler, Jr.; (4) "Handicapped" by Nelda H. Cambron-McCabe; (5) "Torts" by William J. Evans, Jr.; (6) "Sports" by Stephen B. Thomas and Janet M. White; (7) "Finance" by Julie Underwood; and (8) "Higher Education" by Robert M. Hendrickson. The book includes an 11-page alphabetical index of approximately 1,000 cases cited in the text as well as a 6-page subject index. (TE)
Descriptors: Athletics, Civil Liberties, Civil Rights, Compliance (Legal), Court Litigation, Disabilities, Due Process, Educational Facilities, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Employer Employee Relationship, Federal Courts, Governance, Higher Education, Labor Relations, Legal Responsibility, Politics of Education, School Law, State Courts, Student Rights, Teacher Rights, Torts
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Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Organization on Legal Problems of Education, Topeka, KS.
Note: For related documents, see EA 019 900-907. For 1986 yearbook, see ED 279 068.