May 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

MEDU 622 - School Law and Policies

4.00 credit hours
This course review and analyzes general legal principles, judicial and statutory law and regulatory agencies that impact schools and educational leaders. Relevant federal and state constitutions, statutes and court decisions are examined for their impact upon the responsibilities of teachers, principals, office administrators, superintendents and school board members. Students explore professional ethics, the process and management of litigation, policy development at the district level and the constitutional, statutory and regulatory provisions and accompanying legal issues.

Prerequisite(s): MEDU 620 .

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