Every school leader needs to understand legal issues regarding the First Amendment rights of students, which is a very complex task that must be promptly addressed and dealt with.
Controversies with student expression involving religion and the freedom of speech, including the use of social media, can cause major legal headaches for school leaders, districts and staff. This course includes informational videos featuring education law experts and resources related to student expression.
Essentials of Student Expression is a “must take” for dealing with First Amendment rights of students! Participants will earn a certificate for 3 hours of professional development training upon successful completion of this course.
This two-part course covers the following topics:
Part 1: First Amendment Rights • Religion in Schools
Part 2: First Amendment Rights • Student Speech