Key Legal Issues for Schools: The Ultimate Resource for School Business Officials

Key Legal Issues for Schools: The Ultimate Resource for School Business Officials

by Charles Russo
     
 

Twelve contributions from educational leaders and school law specialists consider legal issues commonly encountered by school business officials. The first part of the book covers school management issues such as budgeting, transportation, and negligence. The second section focuses on the rights of employees and students and addresses topics such as the Individuals… See more details below

Overview

Twelve contributions from educational leaders and school law specialists consider legal issues commonly encountered by school business officials. The first part of the book covers school management issues such as budgeting, transportation, and negligence. The second section focuses on the rights of employees and students and addresses topics such as the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act and the place of religion in public education. Editor Russo teaches education and law at the U. of Dayton. The volume is not indexed. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578863440
Publisher:
The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
10/01/2005
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.69(d)

Meet the Author

Charles J. Russo J.D., Ed.D., is Panzer Chair in Education and Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Dayton, Dayton, OH. A past-President of the Education Law Association and Education Law Reporter, among others, Dr. Russo has written more than 850 publications and has spoken (in the United States and overseas) extensively on issues involving School Law.

Table of Contents

1Effective policy formation : a new challenge1
2Accounting and budgeting functions13
3School board contracting21
4Privatization of elementary and secondary education33
5Transportation53
6Technology in education69
7Negligence83
8Supervision and evaluation of school employees99
9Employee rights113
10Student rights135
11Special education and students with disabilities173
12Religion in public schools193

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