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EDL 706: Legal and Economic Issues and the Administration of Schools.

3 hours, 3 credits. Provides an overview of the legal and economic issues that impact education on the Federal, State, and local levels. Topics include, but are not limited to, the duties and liabilities of school personnel; faculty and student rights; religion and public education; labor negotiations; fiscal planning and budgeting; facility management; and creating a healthy, safe, and secure school environment through effective building management. Students will participate in 6 hours of leadership experiences in the field over the course of the semester. PREREQ: EDL 703 and EDL 704 and/or permission of the Program Coordinator.

Last modified: 8/4/2015