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60 The Courts: Order in the Classroomhttps://www.firstthings.com/article/1996/08/004-the-courts-order-in-the-classroom
Thu, 01 Aug 1996 00:00:00 -0400There has been in recent years a surprisingly broad but little noticed shift in judicial thinking about public schools”an affirmation of schools’ right to define the intellectual and moral content of education. After a quarter century of declining support for public education, this shift signals an important trend that may allow schools to take much stronger stands in teaching their students.
Abandoning Children to Their Rightshttps://www.firstthings.com/article/1995/08/001-abandoning-children-to-their-rights
Tue, 01 Aug 1995 00:00:00 -0400In 1989 the United Nations General Assembly adopted, without a vote, a new Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Within a year, 130 nations had accepted the CRC, and some 175 now have. The United States has not yet ratified it, but is now considering doing so.