EDUC 528. Legal Issues for Teachers

This course examines legal and ethical issues affecting teachers, including civil and constitutional issues, copyright (including Internet) issues, testing and grading issues, teacher liability, employment, contracts, assignment, dismissal tenure, retirement, special needs issues, and pupil control. Students will be familiar with major laws and cases that affect schools, as well as sources of information on legal issues for teachers.
Offered: Regularly
Credits: 0