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[PDF] ✩ The Schoolhouse Gate: Public Education, the Supreme Court, and the Battle for the American Mind By Justin Driver – G-couture.co.uk A Washington PostNotable Book of the YearA New York Times Book ReviewEditors ChoiceAn award winning constitutional law scholar at the University of Chicago who clerked for Judge Merrick B Garland JustA Washington PostNotable Book of the YearA New York Times Book ReviewEditors ChoiceAn award winning constitutional law scholar at the University of Chicago who clerked for Judge Merrick B Garland Justice Stephen Breyer and Justice Sandra Day OConnor gives us an engaging and alarming book that aims to vindicate the rights of public school students which have so often been undermined by the Supreme Court in recent decades Judicial decisions assessing the constitutional rights of students in the nations public schools have consistently generated bitter controversy From racial segregation to unauthorized immigration from antiwar protests to compulsory flag salutes from economic ineuality to teacher led prayerthese are but a few of the cultural anxieties dividing American society that the Supreme Court has addressed in elementary and secondary schools The Schoolhouse Gate gives a fresh lucid and provocative account of the historic legal battles waged over education and illuminates contemporary disputes that continue to fracture the nation Justin Driver maintains that since the 1970s the Supreme Court has regularly abdicated its responsibility for protecting students constitutional rights and risked transforming public schools into Constitution free zones Students deriving lessons about citizenship from the Courts decisions in recent decades would conclude that the following actions taken by educators pass constitutional muster inflicting severe corporal punishment on students without any procedural protections searching students and their possessions without probable cause in bids to uncover violations of school rules random drug testing of students who are not suspected of wrongdoing and suppressing student speech for the viewpoint it espouses Taking their cue from such decisions lower courts have upheld a wide array of dubious school actions including degrading strip searches repressive dress codes draconian zero tolerance disciplinary policies and severe restrictions on off campus speech Driver surveys this legal landscape with elouence highlights the gripping personal narratives behind landmark clashes and warns that the repeated failure to honor students rights threatens our basic constitutional order This magisterial book will make it impossible to view American schoolsor America itselfin the same way again.

A Washington PostNotable Book of the YearA New York Times Book ReviewEditors ChoiceAn award winning constitutional law scholar at the University of Chicago who clerked for Judge Merrick B Garland Justice Stephen Breyer and Justice Sandra Day OConnor gives us an engaging and alarming book that aims to vindicate the rights of public school students which have so often been undermined by the Supreme Court in recent decades Judicial decisions assessing the constitutional rights of students in the nations public schools have consistently generated bitter controversy From racial segregation to unauthorized immigration from antiwar protests to compulsory flag salutes from economic ineuality to teacher led prayerthese are but a few of the cultural anxieties dividing American society that the Supreme Court has addressed in elementary and secondary schools The Schoolhouse Gate gives a fresh lucid and provocative account of the historic legal battles waged over education and illuminates contemporary disputes that continue to fracture the nation Justin Driver maintains that since the 1970s the Supreme Court has regularly abdicated its responsibility for protecting students constitutional rights and risked transforming public schools into Constitution free zones Students deriving lessons about citizenship from the Courts decisions in recent decades would conclude that the following actions taken by educators pass constitutional muster inflicting severe corporal punishment on students without any procedural protections searching students and their possessions without probable cause in bids to uncover violations of school rules random drug testing of students who are not suspected of wrongdoing and suppressing student speech for the viewpoint it espouses Taking their cue from such decisions lower courts have upheld a wide array of dubious school actions including degrading strip searches repressive dress codes draconian zero tolerance disciplinary policies and severe restrictions on off campus speech Driver surveys this legal landscape with elouence highlights the gripping personal narratives behind landmark clashes and warns that the repeated failure to honor students rights threatens our basic constitutional order This magisterial book will make it impossible to view American schoolsor America itselfin the same way agai.

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