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An Educator's Guide to Special Education Law, Second Edition
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This book provides a complete and comprehensive account of the legal and administrative issues arising from the special education process. The second edition details changes to the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Education Act and how the changes impact upon educators. It updates case law generated by the courts, the Special Education Tribunal and the Human Rights Tribunal on special education issues. New chapters include:
  • Disciplining students with special needs
  • The role of the parent advocates
  • The accommodation of students with special needs at the post-secondary level
Everything an educator needs to deal with the complicated regulations and intricate administrative and appeal procedures process is provided, including the new standard for special education plans, the Individual Education Plan, the role of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and more
About the Author
Brenda Bowlby is a partner with Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie, which specializes in labour and employment law. She has acted on behalf of employers in negotiations, arbitrations, human rights boards of inquiry, employment standards tribunals, and wrongful dismissal and other court actions. She is co-author of Employment Contracts, An Employer 's Guide.
Catherine Peters is a lawyer with Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie, which specializes in labour and employment law. She has represented employers in labour arbitrations, human rights proceedings, proceedings before the Ontario Labour Relations Board, employment standards tribunals, and Ontario and British Columbia courts.
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