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Graduate Course Details
Number EDU 770
Title Education Law, Public Policy and Political Systems
Credits 3.0


This course will focus on issues of law, public policy and community political systems which confront educational leaders in contemporary schools. Included are the following: state and federal roles, civil and criminal cases, constitutional issues, student discipline, staff discipline and dismissal, curriculum, education reform, tort liability and community power structures. A pre-practicum, field-based experience is required.