BC School / Boards of Education: Duty of Care

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Duty of Care: A well-established legal principle that educators are expected to use the same standard of care towards their students – both within the school and on school-sponsored field trips – as a prudent or careful parent would in the same circumstances.

Uzelac, J. and Krzus, S. Field Trips and the Duty of Care, TC Magazine, Fall 2007

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