ERIC Number: ED451610
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Nov
Legal Issues in Education Practice: Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century. Papers [of the] Education Law Association Annual Conference (46th, Atlanta, Georgia, November 9-11, 2000). Topic Outlines.
Education Law Association, Dayton, OH.
This document contains the conference papers of the Education Law Association's 2000 conference. The papers examine school prayer; student speech under the Equal Access Act; the control of student behavior and expression; legal challenges facing the charter-school movement, the future of special-education law, school desegregation decrees, and charter-school innovation; collegiality and tenure; the use of statistics in discrimination cases; the electronic media and school violence; freedom of expression outside the classroom; developments in church/state/school relations; higher education and affirmative action; vouchers; student-led prayer in school; the Milwaukee parental-choice program; practical tips in representing school clients; a framework for addressing school test-use issues; providing services to the youngest children with disabilities; student handbooks; legal issues in teacher evaluation and remediation; Title VII and the First Amendment; litigation and the future of functional behavioral assessment; the Wall of Separation Doctrine in the Rehnquist era; do-not-resuscitate orders and school responsibility; legal issues evolving from the use of evaluations in teacher-employment termination; the Internet and legal issues; confidentiality of records in K-12 schools; Blackstone and the Americans with Disabilities Act; religion, schools, and legal issues; and emerging issues in special-education law. (RJM)
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Education Law Association, Dayton, OH.