ERIC Number: ED461181
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
A Legal Odyssey, 2001. Papers [of the] Education Law Association Conference (47th, Albuquerque, New Mexico, November 15-17, 2001). Topic Outlines.
Education Law Association, Dayton, OH.
This document is a collection of 53 topic outlines and conference papers whose topics cover a multitude of aspects of educational law. Subjects include the impacts of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) on "normal" students, rights of nontenured teachers, sexual discrimination and harassment, school disciplinary issues, technology and the law, alcohol and drug issues, investigation without litigation, the affects of off-duty conduct on employment actions, corporal punishment, legal issues in teacher accountability, religion and the schools, collective bargaining and retirement, drug-testing policies, educational equality, charter and voucher schools, school administrator education in school law, school desegregation and barriers to integration, changes and trends in methodologies of teaching school law, violence and school-security issues, issues surrounding the superintendent's contract, alien and homeless student education issues, juvenile offenders and residential placement issues, funding-equity issues, compensatory educational services, dress codes, governance over school curriculum, issues involving teacher tenure, gifted student issues, functional behavior assessment, school personnel and student confidentiality issues, interdisciplinary collaboration between administration and law students, and sentencing youth as adults. (RT)
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Education Law Association, Dayton, OH.