ERIC Number: ED318095
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Lufler, Henry S., Jr.
Court decisions in 1988 expanded the power of school boards to set policies regarding the operation of the public schools. Cases are discussed under the following sections: (1) public school assignment, tuition, transportation, home instruction, and compulsory attendance; (2) private and parochial schools; (3) substantive rights of students, including search and seizure, and First Amendment religious and freedom of expression rights; (4) sanctions for student misconduct including suspensions, expulsions, and corporal punishment; and (5) desegregation, including cross-district remedies, desegregation plan oversight, and attorney's fees. (MLF)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Organization on Legal Problems of Education, Topeka, KS.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: First Amendment