EDP 598: School Law

2011-04-06 -

Meeting Time Changed.

Synonym:

76317 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Rebecca Todd

Credits:

1

Seats:

18

Semester:

Summer 2011

Meeting Schedule:

Sun 6/5 (8:30AM-3:59PM)
Sun 6/19 (8:30AM-3:59PM)

Description:

Competency Areas Fall 2010 and earlier: ES Teacher Certification students – Required.
Restricted to Environmental Studies Science Teacher certification students from April 12- 26; open to Education students on April 27.

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.