This handbook provides a succinct overview of the kinds of legal issues that now face educators daily. It is a practical guide, alerting educators to areas of legal concern, informing them of possible legal remedies, and making recommendations to assist in preventing litigation.
Table of Contents
1. New Legal Concepts in Historical Perspective: An Introduction 2. Due Process and Personal Liability; Other Legal Liability 3. Recruitment, Admission, and Financial Obligations of Students 4. Treatment of Students: Academic Life and Student Life 5. Faculty and Administrators: Recruitment, Hiring, and Collective Bargaining 6. Treatment of Faculty and Administrators: Academic and Employment Issues 7. Funding and Facilities