Teachers, Students and the Law is an indispensable pocket-sized resource that guides primary and secondary school teachers through the many complex legal issues that can arise in school environments.
Covering key topics including duty of care, cyberbullying, discrimination, privacy and family law, among others, the book provides concise, plain-language information in an easy-to-use format.
This fifth edition incorporates revised and expanded information and references, including online learning and pandemic advice, with an up-to-date directory of national contacts and services.
Vivien Millane is a barrister, teacher and author who holds Master’s degrees in education and law. Apart from legal practice, her professional experience includes teaching, educational leadership, risk management, school administration and the development of school policy. She has worked in the Catholic and Independent School sectors as a teacher, compliance manager, and as the principal of a kindergarten to Year 12 school. She is the author of numerous publications on legal studies, civics and economics. Vivien is a Director of Key Economics Pty Ltd.