Law and Education

Comprehensive review of the law and jurisprudence that governs public (and private) education in the United States. Topics will include an analysis of Education as a fundamental right and as a unique governmental function of the Federal and state governments; the constitutional powers, prerogatives and limitations that these governmental entities have for carrying out public education and regulate the private sector; and the rights and duties of parents, students, teachers, and administrators inside and outside the schools.

Course Details

Campus: 
Dartmouth
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Public Policy
Number: 
POL 542
Semester: 
Fall 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, April 3, 2017 to Tuesday, September 12, 2017
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