ERIC Number: EJ513347
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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School Personnel & Mandated Reporting of Child Maltreatment.
Mahoney, Kevin S.
Journal of Law and Education, v24 n2 p227-39 Spr 1995
Focuses on the issues that arise when school professionals are required to report child abuse and neglect. Reviews the duties and immunities arising under state reporting statutes and the reporting practices and perceptions of school staff. Recommends an increase in staff education and federal establishment of the scope of the definition of child maltreatment. (55 references) (MLF)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act