Student Rights

Student Rights

by Patricia H. Hinchey
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576072665

ISBN-13: 9781576072660

Pub. Date: 06/04/2001

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

A survey of the evolution of student rights, from children as property to free speech, prayer in the classroom, compulsory flag salutes, school searches, drug testing, and the right to equal education.

• Provides a chronology of selected legislation and Supreme Court cases from the Bill of Rights in 1791 to the 2000 ruling in Santa Fe Independent School

Overview

A survey of the evolution of student rights, from children as property to free speech, prayer in the classroom, compulsory flag salutes, school searches, drug testing, and the right to equal education.

• Provides a chronology of selected legislation and Supreme Court cases from the Bill of Rights in 1791 to the 2000 ruling in Santa Fe Independent School District v. Doe, which struck down a Texas high school policy allowing student-led prayers at football games

• Includes a diverse directory of organizations and Internet resources from the ACLU and Christian Coalition of America to the Internet Free Expression Alliance and the official Teen Rights home page

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576072660
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/04/2001
Series:
Contemporary Education Issues Series
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

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