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Some legal aspects of authority and responsibility in Canadian schools

Eric S. Hillis

Some legal aspects of authority and responsibility in Canadian schools

by Eric S. Hillis

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational law and legislation -- Canada,
  • Teachers -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvii, 144 leaves
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20560592M

    Elementary, intermediate, secondary, and post-secondary education in Canada is a provincial responsibility and there are many variations between the provinces. The federal government's responsibilities in education are limited to the Royal Military College of Canada, and funding the education of indigenous y languages: English, French. Private school operators set their own policies and procedures regarding the operation of their schools, and are not obliged to comply with the policies and procedures that school boards must follow. For example: Private schools are not required to use the Ontario curriculum unless they are seeking authority to grant credits toward the Size: 1MB.

    Overview. This course is designed to provide you with a broad understanding of the major legal and ethical principles and issues that relate to teaching in Canadian schools, and to have you gain a familiarity with the important ethical and legal dimensions . decisions, a law that can come to us only by an act of our own will. This self-imposition of the moral law is autonomy.8 According to business ethicist Norman Bowie, if a person is a responsible, autonomous adult, that person can be viewed as a moral agent, directly 22—— Responsibility and AccountabilityCited by:

    One similarity between Canadian and American labour legislation is that Canadian labour law also allows employers a great amount of freedom and leeway in countering a union organizing drive. T Unfair labour practices by management can include contributing financially . As you can see, there are many complex legal issues that teachers and school administrators can face. This article is by no means a comprehensive guide to all of the legal issues educators may have to deal with at some point in their careers. However, it should serve as a good introduction to these issues, giving you something to think about.


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Some legal aspects of authority and responsibility in Canadian schools by Eric S. Hillis Download PDF EPUB FB2

Legal Responsibilities of Educators, Caregivers and Monitors. Parents often leave their children in the temporary care of a teacher, daycare, summer camp or sports coach.

By doing this, they are temporarily delegating their authority as parents. The teacher, childcare worker or monitor gains some control over the child, but also takes on responsibilities. This legislation provides authority for the creation of all of the main features of the education system.

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all kinds of crimes against women are punishable in the country. Citizenship Responsibilities: So, the rights and freedoms of the Canadian citizens have been mentioned above already.

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Canada has a strong and well-funded system of public education, largely managed provincially. Consequently, some aspects of the education system can vary between provinces. However, as education is overseen by the federal government, the standard of education remains consistently high throughout the country.

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Individuals and governments are regulated by laws and not by arbitrary actions. No person or group is above the law. Taking responsibility for oneself and one’s family — Getting a job, taking care of one’s family and working hard in keeping with one’s abilities are important Canadian values.

Work contributes to personal dignity and self-respect, and to Canada’s prosperity. However, once a book is in a library, school boards may remove it only under certain circumstances.

The Legal Standard for Banning Books The Supreme Court set the standard for banning books in (Island Trees School District v. The parent who does not have custody still has all the other rights and responsibilities of parental authority (e.g., education, providing food, decisions about health care).

Being with the children means the parent who has custody exercises parental authority every day. School Authorities. The Ministry of Education is increasing opportunities for students to improve achievement in 20 school authorities.

The following school authorities were merged with district school boards on September 1. Law, the discipline and profession concerned with the customs, practices, and rules of conduct of a community that are recognized as binding by the community.

Learn more about the various systems, institutions, and fields of law in the entries mentioned in this article. Parental Responsibility The student while in school, is in the custody and hence, the responsibility of the school authorities as long as he is under the control and influence of the school, whether the semester has not yet begun or has already ended.In business, authority and responsibility need to be aligned appropriately, with the person responsible for certain outcomes having the authority to make them happen.