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FINDING MIDDLE GROUND

IN K-12 EDUCATION

Balancing Best Practices and the Law

 

 

 

Jim Burgett / Brian D. Schwartz

 

 

 

 

Schools thrive in the middle ground

between the law and the daily practice.

 

 

Yet sometimes that glen of common sense isn’t obvious,

so on these pages

Jim Burgett and Brian Schwartz

provide a map that helps you find, and use, the

right-now needs and the long-term protocol.


The details follow but check HERE if you just want a quick summary and an order form!

 

Finding Middle Ground in

K-12 Education

The subtitle of this book, “Balancing Best Practices and the Law,” tells what two of Illinois’ top education practitioners Jim Burgett, the administrator, and Brian Schwartz, the lawyer, explain to superintendents, principals, teachers, and school board members. Both the bound print and the digital editions are available to buy right now!

FINDING

MIDDLE

GROUND

Eager to see the

Table of Contents?

Twelve fun yet no-nonsense chapters (plus 18 case studies) about keeping your­self legally safe; search and seizure; student discipline for off-campus misconduct; managing money and student activity accounts: free speech; due process rights; homeschooling; privacy and records; divorce and difficult parents; accommodating gay, transsexual, and other minority student populations, technology; and teacher, administrator, and board member responsibilities, plus much more!  

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Wonder what those

case studies

are about?

Here, Jim and Brian discuss 18 typical, vexing situations that require immediate response. Jim gives the administrator’s insight, Brian adds the lawyer’s perspective, and both see if or where the middle ground lies for a quick, solid resolution. Actual cases, actual solutions.

CASE

STUDIES

Want to read a sample chapter?

The Introduction tells what this book is all about!

 

And we like Chapter 3 because it is immediately applicable!

 

 

SAMPLE CHAPTERS

How to order!

 

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More about

Jim Burgett

and

Brian Schwartz

These are the culprits!

 

Their biographies and photos.

 

 

JIM

 

BRIAN

 

What other books has

Jim had in print?

This is Jim’s fourth book—now of six...

 

He wrote Teachers Change Lives 24/7 plus he co-authored two books with educational experts Jim Rosborg and Max McGee, What Every Superintendent and Principal Needs to Know and The Perfect School, all in 2007.

 

Teachers Change Lives 24/7

 

What Every Superintendent

and Principal Needs to Know

 

The Perfect School

 

Newer books…

What other book has

Brian had in print?

Brian published The Law of Homeschooling in 2008.

The Law of Homeschooling

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Finding Middle Ground in K-12 Education?

What do other educators think of this book?

TESTIMONIALS

 

ARTICLES

Why are Jim and Brian in such demand

nationwide

as speakers?

Want to know more about their keynotes,

speeches, workshops, or academies?

JIM

 

BRIAN


 

It’s all about teaching kids, common sense, and the law.


 

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