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LAW 731 - Education Law Clinic

The course is designed to provide hands on experience in various aspects of the lawyering process, including interviewing, administrative record review, factual and legal case analysis, and mediation preparation and participation utilizing education law, with a particular emphasis on cases arising under the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act, 20 U.C.S. §§ 1400 et seq. Students enrolled in this course will develop an understanding of how decisions are made at the district, state, and federal levels and how they affect what happens in classrooms and schools. Students will learn through a combination of lecture and discussion sessions and involvement with actual clients and the review, critique, and analysis of the various aspects of that representation.

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This course is not offered in 2018 - 2019

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