EDP 598: School Law

Synonym:

83939 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Mark Loevy-Reyes

Credits:

1

Seats:

18

Semester:

Summer 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Fri 6/1 (9:00AM-12:29PM)
Sun 6/3 (9:00AM-12:29PM)
Sun 6/24 (6/1/2012-12:29PM)
Sat 6/30 (6/1/2012-12:29PM)

Description:

Competency Area: CERT Required
Restricted to Environmental Studies Teacher certification students from April 10 -17; open to Education students on April 18
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.