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The California Educator's Guide to School Law - Sixth Edition

Price: $54.85


By Ronald D. Wenkart, General Counsel, Orange County Calif. Department of Education

Now in its sixth edition, this user-friendly resource examines all significant school-law topics affecting California's schools -- including IDEA 2004 and the new 2006 regulations.

From employee certification to state accountability under NCLB, you find out what is required to comply with state codes and how the courts have ruled on disputes -- so you can adjust your school's programs accordingly.

Plus, the entire guide has been updated to include new case law and commentary -- giving you insight into key decisions and legal developments involving students' free speech rights, steroids and performance enhancing drugs, developer fees, the legal nature of charter schools and more.

Chapter titles include:

  • The Legal Foundation and Structure of Local School Districts
  • Competitive Bidding and Public Contracting
  • The No Child Left Behind Act
  • Students and Student Discipline
  • The Education of Special Education Students
  • Public Schools and Religion
  • Collective Bargaining and Labor Relations
  • And 5 more!

(2007. Loose-leaf binder. 894 pp. Product Code: 300059.6TH. S/H: $9.50)