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EL 740 - The Law of Public Education II

(3 units)
Legal authority of the public school with special consideration given to legal issues facing boards of education. Topics include: tort liability, religion and censorship.

Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Spring - Even Years

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. apply knowledge of federal law in relations to politics, ethics,school administration and social justice.
2. demonstrate understanding ofthe interactions and implications of state constitutional, statutory, and regulatory implications for educational leadership.
3. apply knowledge of federal constitutional provisions and judicial decisions that affect education systems including judicially recognized individual rights and principles guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution to influence public education.
4. apply knowledge about statutory and case laws to develop a strategy to formulate, enact, and implement policies that create safe school environments.


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