Education Law in Canada: A Guide for Teachers and Administrators Published
Date: November 6, 2017
Lauri Reesor and Brenda Bowlby (Retd) published a chapter on Special Education Law in the text, Education Law in Canada: A Guide for Teachers and Administrators.
“Education has long been recognized as a “service” that is protected by human rights legislation, and special education has been recognized as the means by which accommodations are determined and implemented for students with disabilities that create barriers for those students in accessing educational services.”
The book is a comprehensive examination of the many legal issues that impact public education in this country. With informative and easily accessible contributions from members of the legal and academic communities, the topics in this edited collection will be of particular interest to those who work or have an interest in schools and the educational system.