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Legal Aspects of Education: Primary Sources

This guide serves as a reference to legal resources in the field of primary and secondary education. Many sources mentioned may be relevant to higher education research as well.

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Statutes and Codes:


United States Code, Title 20, Education: 5 East sec. 27

United States Code Annotated: 5 East sec. 28-29

United States Code Service: 5 East sec. 28

United States School Laws and Rules: KF 4105.99 U55


Wisconsin Statutes: Ref KFW 2929 A2

West's Wisconsin Statutes Annotated: Ref KFW 2430 1957 A53

Updated Wisconsin School Laws: Res KFW 2790 W57 (Circulation Desk)

Other State Codes:

Visit 2 South & East (Alphabetically by state)


Administrative Rules & Regulations

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Title 34, Education: 5 East sec. 30

Federal Register: 5 East sec. 30

United States School Laws and Rules: KF 4105.99 U55

Wisconsin Administrative Code & Register, Vol. 14, ch PI, Dept. of Public Instruction: Ref KFW 2435 1956 A27


Federal Statutes & Regulations

Congressional & Education Department Web Sites

Wisconsin Statutes & Regulations

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Court Decisions

Administrative Decisions

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