ERIC Number: EJ417428
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
A Survey of State Laws and Regulations Regarding Religion and Moral Education.
Kniker, Charles R.
Religion & Public Education, v16 n3 p433-57 Fall 1989
Summarizes findings of a 50-state survey of state laws, regulations, and guidelines concerning religion and moral education. Describes legislation affecting the curriculum, student and teacher behavior, and nonpublic schools in 30 topic areas. Reports the need for further verification and clarification. Finds minimal regional differences. Correlates amount of legislation to enrollment size. Includes tables showing results. (CH)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Curriculum, Educational Legislation, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Government School Relationship, Home Study, Mail Surveys, Private Schools, Public Schools, Religion Studies, Social Studies, State Church Separation, State Legislation, Values Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A