ERIC Number: EJ494016
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Courtside. Students Acting as Teachers: Who Is Liable?
Cotten, Doyice J.
Strategies, v8 n1 p23-25 Sep 1994
Provides a scenario of a physical education class in which a student was injured in an activity conducted without proper instruction and adequate materials. The student sues the student teacher, her supervisor, the university department chair, and the university. The article examines the liability of each party. (SM)
Descriptors: Administrator Responsibility, Cooperating Teachers, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Injuries, Legal Responsibility, Negligence, Preservice Teacher Education, School Districts, School Responsibility, Student Teacher Supervisors, Student Teachers, Student Teaching, Teacher Responsibility
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A