ERIC Number: EJ535676
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Student-on-Student Assault: What You Need To Know about Peer Violence.
Furst, Lyndon G.
School Business Affairs, v62 n11 p32-37 Nov 1996
Litigation regarding children assaulted by other children in public schools has produced two strands of case law: sex discrimination cases (based on federal law) and negligence cases. School personnel have a moral and legal responsibility to provide for the physical and emotional safety of children under their care. A Michigan middle-school principal devised an eight-rule plan to tackle the problem. (13 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A