Education Law and Practice

Fourth Edition

By John Ford, Mary Hughes, Karen May, Helen Gill, Marian Shaughnessy

Education Law and Practice is a practical guide to this complicated area of law for all professionals advising parents and pupils, as well as schools and governing bodies. The work begins with an introduction to the history and structure of the UK?education system before examining the key issues, such as: admissions, health and safety, attendance, discipline, exclusion and special educational needs, as well as issues specific to further and higher education. This fourth edition has been substantially re-written to reflect developments in law and practice, including: additional material on new school structures and Academies; the new SEN regime; and a new chapter on information law. The authors explanatory text is complemented by useful precedent letters for professionals acting for parents and pupils, along with relevant consolidated statutory materials. [Subject: Legal Education, Public Law and Regulation]

Publication Date: 12/31/2016
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781784732257