This course provides interdisciplinary perspectives on issues of equal educational opportunity. Topics include desegregation and single-sex education; high-stakes testing; services for English language learners; sex discrimination; harassment based on race, sex, and sexual orientation; school-finance reform; special education; and affirmative action. Readings will include legal materials and social-science research. This course is also offered at Teachers College in the spring semester as ORLA 5016.
Section Offerings for 2012-13
|L6511-001||12F||Law and Educational Institutions: Equity Issues|
|E. Sigall||W 5:00 PM-7:00 PM||WJWH 417|
|L6511-001||13S||Educational Equality: The Role of Law|
|J. Heubert||T 5:00 PM-7:00 PM||WJWH L107|
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