EDP 598: School Law

Synonym:

66054 (for web registration)

Section:

B

Faculty:

Christopher Toy

Credits:

1

Seats:

20

Semester:

Spring 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Sun 2/14 (8:30AM-3:59PM)
Sun 3/14 (8:30AM-3:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Education - Educational & Social Policy; ES Teacher Certification students - Required.
Required of and restricted to Environmental Studies and Education teacher certification students through December 16, open to other Education students on December 17.

This is a seminar designed to provide knowledge about school law and the prohibition of discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, sex, age or handicapping condition. Through lecture, case discussion, and debate, students will be able to understand the theoretical underpinnings of egalitarian social reform, the differences between public policy, and the principal components and content of relevant policy documents as well as the benefits and limitations of policy in this area.