ERIC Number: ED395356
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
School Officials and the Courts: Update 1996.
Beckham, Joseph C.
This monograph was designed primarily to provide a broad-scope treatment of case law involving public school issues. It summarizes judicial decisions that provide a general overview of school law issues for the practicing administrator, teacher, or school board member. The cases were selected from judicial decisions found in federal and regional reporters for the period from July 1, 1994, to June 30, 1995. The case summaries are grouped into the following categorizes: school boards and board members, administrators, finance, teachers and other district employees, pupils, special education, religion, and tort reliability. Contains reference notes and a glossary. (LMI)
Descriptors: Administrator Responsibility, Boards of Education, Compliance (Legal), Constitutional Law, Court Litigation, Educational Equity (Finance), Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Courts, Legal Responsibility, Public Schools, School Law, School Personnel, Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, Special Education, State Church Separation, Student Rights, Teacher Dismissal
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Research Service, Arlington, VA.
Note: For the 1994 update, see ED 380 866.