Bryson, Joseph E.

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Legal aspects of ability grouping, tracking, and classification 1978 85 While some school officials have concluded that ability grouping causes mere problems than it selves and thus have abandoned such practices within the schools, many school systems continue to utilize various forms of ability or achievement grouping. ...
Leadership styles and teacher involvement in the decision-making process in the small administrative unit 1979 68 Many traditional models of the managerial process in public school organizations have been autocratic or bureaucratic in nature. The manager makes decisions on matters within his particular area of freedom, issues the directives and orders to his sub...
A historical account of the controversy over state support of church-related higher education in the fifty states 1978 505 The historical account of a long-standing controversy between church and state has lately emerged in the constitutional question of state support of church-related higher education. A historical-legal study was made of the centuries- long, struggle b...
The legal aspects of the public school academic curriculum 1981 52 The public school academic curriculum has been the subject of litigation on numerous occasions at higher levels of court jurisdiction. Since the mid-1800's, plaintiff after plaintiff has questioned the right of state legislatures to prescribe which c...
The legal aspects of equal employment opportunities in the public schools 1984 89 Employment discrimination, an issue in both the public and the private sectors, has provided the basis for a myriad of court decisions, Presidential Orders, federal and state guidelines, rules, policies, and regulations. Beginning with the Civil Righ...
An analysis of Chief Justice Burger's influence in Supreme Court cases affecting public education 1980 71 This historical study has as its purpose an examination of Chief Justice Warren E. Burger's influence in Supreme Court decisions affecting education. Reviewed in the study are Supreme Court cases involving education which were heard by the Court from...
An analysis of performance evaluation programs for certificated personnel in fifty-one selected North Carolina administrative school units, 1973-1974 1975 48 It was the purpose of this study to examine the practices employed during the 1973-1974 school year in evaluating the performance of certificated personnel in North Carolina. The examination included a descriptive analysis of the individual performan...
The legal aspects of stigmatizing teachers in nonrenewal and dismissal 1979 75 Teachers are employees of school boards. The employment of teachers has been tempered over the years by various attitudes by the courts as to individual rights relating to employment. During the latter part of the nineteenth century and first half of...
The relationship between public school desegregation and the displacement of black high school principals in selected North Carolina school districts, 1967-1977 1979 82 The purpose of the study was (1) to determine if a relationship existed between the desegregation of the public schools and the percentage of black high school principals employed in the thirty-one selected school districts in North Carolina from 196...
The legal aspects of funding public education through real property taxation : 1971 Serrano to the present 1978 50 All states use the tax on real property to some degree in the financing of public elementary and secondary education. The problem of this usage stems largely from the local control of the collection and disbursement of the monies by the individual sc...
A study of non-promotion in North Carolina public school systems from 1973 through 1976 1978 39 The purpose of this study was to determine if a significant relationship exists between North Carolina Public School Systems' non-promotion rates and selected characteristics of the schools, and secondly to provide a profile of non-promotion informat...
A study of superintendent turnover in North Carolina (1980-1982) 1984 47 The purpose of this study was to determine the causes of superintendent turnover in North Carolina during the 1980-1982 school years. An opinionnaire was prepared and distributed to forty-one superintendents, and five of the respondents were selected...
The Burger court and the public schools 1978 100 The purpose of this study was to research United States Supreme Court decisions affecting public education from October, 1969, through June, 1977, to provide a source of information for school administrators, school boards, and the general public as ...
The legal aspects of censorship of public school library and instructional materials 1981 64 Historical research determines that censorship based on politics, religion, or morality has been a continual issue from early recorded history of man to the present. American settlers brought with them to the new world a heritage of suppression of re...
Bilingual education : legal aspects and imperatives for public schools 1982 51 The controversy surrounding the operation of bilingual education programs in the public schools for language minority students has been a consistently recurring issue for many years. This study provides school officials with an expository treatment o...
Desegregation and the rise of private education 1975 61 This study is an attempt to investigate several aspects of private education in relation to desegregation in the nation, the eleven Southern states, and North Carolina. The history of private schools and the evolution of the Southern academies are ex...
A historical and legal analysis of the role of the North Carolina public school principal in relation to pupil transportation 1983 49 The major purpose of this study was to provide legal guidelines for the North Carolina public school principal concerning the administration of pupil transportation. Relevant case studies from 1911, when the state transportation law was enacted, unti...
Legal aspects of busing for desegregation in de facto segregated school districts 1983 49 The purpose of this historical study was to examine the legal aspects of court-ordered busing for the purpose of desegrating de facto segregated public school systems. The study sought answers to the following questions: What has been the trend regar...
Legal aspects of textbook selection as related to the public schools 1978 59 The procedures employed to select textbooks are of major interest to school officials and to the public served by such officials. The interests and concerns are based upon the importance textbooks have in the educational process. This dissertation pr...
A study of the evaluation process of school superintendents in North Carolina 1978 50 The problem of this study was to determine the effectiveness of the evaluation process used by school boards in the North Carolina Public School System to evaluate the performance of their school superintendents. Following a review of the related lit...
Crime in North Carolina schools : the perception and response of administrators 1979 45 The purpose of this study was to examine the perception of school-related crime by public school superintendents within the State of North Carolina and to examine their administrative reaction to those perceptions. The respondents were queried by mea...
Legal aspects of the school principalship 1981 46 The school principalship demands greater knowledge of legal issues concerning education than in the past. More and more courts are recognizing that students and teachers have constitutional rights which must be protected. Administrators are being cha...
A profile analysis of women employed as elementary school principals in North Carolina 1984 55 The purpose of this study was to identify and describe the personal and professional characteristics of the female elementary principal in the public schools of North Carolina. The backgrounds, qualifications, experiences, and career patterns of thes...
The legality of using public tax funds for parochial elementary and secondary schools : the United States Supreme Court - the nineteen seventies 1982 94 This study is an investigation of the legality of using public tax funds for support of parochial elementary and secondary schools as determined by an analysis of United States Supreme Court cases of the decade of the seventies. The following questio...
Legal aspects of school fees in public elementary and secondary schools 1982 52 This study reviews state constitutions, state statutes, and court cases where school fees have been the major issue to determine the extent to which school fees can be charged despite requirements for free public schools. The following questions were...
Legal aspects of teacher tenure laws, teacher incompetency and due process 1976 68 This study attempts to identify and clarify the protective aspects to teachers of state tenure laws and of the Constitution of the United States as well as to aid school boards and administrators in the identification of teacher incompetency, per def...
The North Carolina community college system : its inception - its growth - its legal framework 1978 41 The purpose of the study was to historically document the background, statistical growth, organizational changes, and legal foundation of the North Carolina Community College System. The period of the study is from 1963 through 1976. However, histori...
Legal aspects of affirmative action admissions programs in higher education 1979 36 The purpose of this study is to investigate and analyze the issues which confront officials in institutions of higher education as they strive to administer affirmative action admissions programs. This study will provide administrators with comprehen...
The legal aspects of religious instruction in public schools 1980 76 School boards and school administrators face a continuing problem today in the making and implementing of policy dealing with religion and religious instruction in the public school setting. In the first century and a half of American educational his...
The new state board of community colleges of North Carolina : 1981 decisions and the governance question 1983 22 The purpose of this case study was to determine the workable and legitimate means the North Carolina Community College system has for making governance decisions. Four questions were formed to determine (1) the formal distribution of authority on Jan...
A professional profile of the associate superintendent of schools in North Carolina in 1976-77 1978 42 The purpose of this study was to develop a professional profile of the associate superintendent of schools in North Carolina for the school year 1976-77. The characteristics examined were those that might generally be expected to affect the leadershi...
A historical study of degree students graduating from Surry Community College from 1966-1976 with emphasis on subsequent educational experiences of college transfer students and educational experiences, geographic mobility, and economic status of technical-vocational students 1977 29 Although the benefits derived from an educational investment have long been thought to be positive, only in recent years have attempts been made to evaluate these benefits. The need for quantitative measures of the return derived from investments in ...
The legal aspects of male students' hair grooming policies in the public schools of the United States 1980 37 This study was made to examine court decisions from the judicial circuits of the United States Courts of Appeals concerning length of male students' hair in the public schools of the United States. The study identifies the constitutional provisions g...
A profile of black administrators in the local education administrative units of the North Carolina Public School System, 1979 1980 24 The purpose of this study was to develop a profile of the black administrators in North Carolina local education administrative units, 1979. The study population was confined to all black administrators who held the position of superintendent, associ...
Collective bargaining for public school teachers in North Carolina : a study of major negotiable issues which may confront local boards of education in large units 1976 28 The purpose of this study is to investigate and analyze major negotiable issues which are confronting school boards nationwide and which may confront schools boards in large administrative units within North Carolina. The following issues are conside...
The North Carolina state system of allotting administrative positions to the public schools and community colleges 1977 33 The purpose of this study was to analyze the North Carolina state system of allotting administrative positions to the community colleges/technical institutes and public elementary/secondary schools and to make recommendations concerning future alloca...
A profile analysis of women in central office positions in North Carolina public schools 1979 32 The purpose of this study was to determine the status, the personal and professional background and the future plans of the women who were employed in the central administrative offices of North Carolina's public schools. Questionnaires were mailed t...
The United States Supreme Court and the legal aspects of busing for public school desegregation 1978 26 This study was made to determine the legal basis of court ordered busing in order to desegregate public schools. The results of this study can add to the accumulated knowledge of school administrators/ school board members, and students when dealing ...
A historical and legal analysis of teacher certification in North Carolina 1979 21 The purpose of this study was to investigate and to analyze the historical and legal aspects of teacher certification in North Carolina. There are many forces affecting teacher certification at this time which previously have not been present in Amer...
The effect of the Civil Rights Law of 1871 on teacher dismissal 1980 21 Administrators and school boards are charged with the responsibility of renewing or dismissing teachers. When the school board elects to dismiss a teacher, considerable care must be taken to insure that the constitutional rights of the teacher are no...
The legal aspects of teacher dress and grooming in the United States 1980 42 Historically teachers have been restricted in dress and grooming more than have other citizens. In many instances teachers have been reprimanded or dismissed for appearing at work dressed or groomed in a manner considered unconventional by school off...
The legal aspects of dismissal of noncertificated personnel 1983 26 The problem of dismissal of noncertificated staff for boards of education and school administrators is a relatively recent occurrence. Declining enrollments and determined, economy-minded voter-taxpayers are forcing educators to dismiss staff due to ...
A survey and comparative analysis of evaluation programs for principals in fifty-eight North Carolina administrative units and thirty-six states 1983 12 The purpose of the study was to survey and analyze principal evaluation programs for the years 1979-1981. The evaluation characteristics analyzed came from the evaluation instruments. The general areas examined were evaluation philosophy, purpose, pr...