ELPS 537. The Governance and Organization of Schools. 3 Hours.

The course provides the prospective teacher with an overview of the legal foundations of the American educational system including the ways schools and school districts are organized and run; the role of various levels of government and various governmental and educational officials in controlling education; the rights of students and teachers; the terms, conditions, and responsibilities of teacher employment. Prerequisite: Admission to the Teacher Education Program. LEC.

Bachelor of Science in Education


...Society) 3 ELPS 302 Educational Technology in Middle/Secondary Education 3 ELPS 537 The Governance...

Minor in Education Studies


...and Education (ELPS 540)-- (3) b. Governance and Organization of Schools (ELPS 537)-- (3) c...