Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Education
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2010-01-09
ISBN: 
9780888045089
Carswell

An Educator's Guide to Violence in Schools, Second Edition

Author: Eric Roher
Availability: In Stock

The second edition of An Educator's Guide to Violence in Schools is a step-by-step guide for school administrators, principals, vice-principals, and teachers on problem-solving as issues unfold involving violence in Canadian schools. It provides practical advice to understand the complex issues in advance. Written by a leading education law practitioner in clear and easy to understand language, the book presents practical advice that readers can rely on. Fully revised and updated, it includes analysis of the significant changes to education legislation.

An Educator's Guide to Violence in Schools, Second Edition looks at the changing legislation and discusses the impact on educators of:

  • Bill 212, Education Amendment Act (Progressive Discipline and School Safety), 2007
  • Bill 157, Education Amendment Act (Keeping our Kids Safe at School), 2009
  • Bill 168, Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Act (Violence and Harassment in the Workplace), 2009

New chapters include:

  • Untangling the web: cyberbullying and the law
  • Duty to report to the principal
  • The role of school administration
  • The Youth Criminal Justice Act
  • Guidelines for conducting an investigation
Carswell

An Educator's Guide to Violence in Schools, Second Edition

Author: Eric Roher
Availability: In Stock

Description

The second edition of An Educator's Guide to Violence in Schools is a step-by-step guide for school administrators, principals, vice-principals, and teachers on problem-solving as issues unfold involving violence in Canadian schools. It provides practical advice to understand the complex issues in advance. Written by a leading education law practitioner in clear and easy to understand language, the book presents practical advice that readers can rely on. Fully revised and updated, it includes analysis of the significant changes to education legislation.

An Educator's Guide to Violence in Schools, Second Edition looks at the changing legislation and discusses the impact on educators of:

  • Bill 212, Education Amendment Act (Progressive Discipline and School Safety), 2007
  • Bill 157, Education Amendment Act (Keeping our Kids Safe at School), 2009
  • Bill 168, Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Act (Violence and Harassment in the Workplace), 2009

New chapters include:

  • Untangling the web: cyberbullying and the law
  • Duty to report to the principal
  • The role of school administration
  • The Youth Criminal Justice Act
  • Guidelines for conducting an investigation