ERIC Number: EJ419139
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Reaffirming a Commitment to Academic Freedom.
Daly, James K.; Roach, Patricia B.
Social Education, v54 n6 p342-45 Oct 1990
Reprints two statements of the Academic Freedom Committee of the National Council for the Social Students on academic freedom and professional standards in social studies education. Stresses the rights and responsibilities of teachers, students, and administrators to protect the freedom to teach and learn in a democratic spirit of inquiry. (CH)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Administrator Responsibility, Citizenship Education, Civics, Codes of Ethics, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Court Litigation, Curriculum Development, Democratic Values, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Government School Relationship, Political Influences, Politics of Education, Social Studies, Student Rights, Teacher Responsibility, Teacher Rights
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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