The Legal World of the School Principal
The primary focus of this book is to emphasize what school assistant principals, principals, and other administrative leaders must know regarding school law and to underscore the necessity for them to be fully knowledgeable of their legal responsibilities and liabilities when working directly with teacher personnel, students, and parents in exercising their daily responsibilities. As noted by...
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Primary chapter goal: To present the primary governmental sources that establish and administer the laws, statutes, policies, and regulations that impact on the governance of education in America and underscore the vital importance of the legal responsibilities and liabilities of school leaders.
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Primary chapter goal: To examine the legal rights, responsibilities, and liabilities of school principals and other school leaders concerning what they need to know in order to be effective in their leadership roles.
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Primary chapter goal: To discuss the legal rights, protections, and liabilities of teacher personnel in their positions in public schools.
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Primary chapter goal: To present the legal responsibilities of school leaders in relation to their relationships with students, impact of school policies and regulations, and influence of court cases on student rights.
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1647 Old Deluder Satan Act required schools in all towns with fifty families
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Academic Freedom: Includes the right of teachers to speak freely about their subject, to experiment with new ideas, and to select appropriate teaching materials and methods without unreasonable interference or restriction from law, institutional regulations, or public pressure.
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Dr. M. Scott Norton, a former public school mathematics teacher, coordinator of curriculum, and assistant superintendent and superintendent of schools, served as professor and vice-chair of the department of Educational Administration and Supervision at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, later becoming professor and chair of the department of Educational Administration and Policy Studies at...
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