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ERIC Number: ED468530
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Mar
Pages: 675
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-880331-13-6
Illinois School Law Survey. Seventh Edition.
Braun, Brian A.
This survey provides answers to general questions regarding statutes and case law with respect to schools in force as of January 1, 2002, and administrative rules in effect as of March 30, 2001. It generally excludes, however, laws that are unique to Chicago Public School District 299. The book contains 27 chapters covering the following broad topics: (1) "Control of Illinois Public Schools"; (2) "School Boards"; (3) "School Board Membership"; (4) "School Election Procedures"; (5) "School Board Officers"; (6) "School Board Meetings"; (7) "School District Records"; (8) "Changing School District Boundaries and Territory"; (9) "Control and Use of School Property"; (10) "The Educational Program"; (11) "Students and Parents"; (12) "Student Discipline"; (13) "Children with Disabilities and Special Education"; (14) "Religion and Race and the Public Schools"; (15) "Terms and Conditions of Teacher Employment"; (16) "Teacher Tenure and Seniority Rights"; (17) "School Employment in General"; (18) "Teacher Dismissal for Cause"; (19) "School Administrators"; (20) "Noncertified Employees"; (21) "Collective Bargaining"; (22) "School Districts and Liability for Injuries"; (23) "Property Tax Income"; (24) "State Aid and Other School Income"; (25) "Budgeting and Managing School Funds"; (26) "School Board Borrowing and Debt"; and (27) "Illinois High School Association." The book concludes with a table of cases and index. It is packaged with a compact disc containing the entire text of the book's 27 chapters and Quick Reference Index; the disc also features the full text of most statutes, regulations, and court decisions cited. (RT)
Illinois Association of School Boards, 430 East Vine Street, Springfield, Illinois 62703 (softcover; nonmembers $30; members $25; plus $4 per order for shipping). Tel: 217-528-9688; Web site:
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Association of School Boards, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois