Over the years, many classroom teachers in public schools have assumed'that as employees of local school boards, they were not subject to tort liability for injuries suffered by their students. Only those teachers who have found themselves a party to litigation involving an injured student ever fully recognized just how legally vulnerable teachers are to such actions.
Richard S. Vacca,
U. Rich. L. Rev.
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