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Title IX Requirements Regarding Pregnant and Parenting Students: What Every K-12 School Needs to Know
  • Tuesday, January 21
  • Webinar
Richard Verstegen

Please join Richard Verstegen for this discussion regarding the rights afforded to students from discrimination based on pregnancy, childbirth, false pregnancy, termination of pregnancy, or recovery from any of these conditions.

Drafting and Auditing Student Handbooks to Ensure Legal Compliance and Avoid Risk
  • Wednesday, January 22
  • Webinar
James Castagnera

Please join Dr. Jim Castagnera for comprehensive guidance on crafting a student handbook that protects your school and students.

Special Events on Postsecondary Campuses: A Legal Guide
  • Thursday, January 23
  • Webinar
Erin Gilsbach

This webinar is designed to provide practical information and legal considerations for postsecondary institutions planning and/or hosting special events.

How to Conduct a Workplace Investigation in a School Environment: Step-by-Step Guidance
  • Thursday, January 23
  • Webinar
Robert Gregg

Please join Bob Gregg as he takes you through the steps for conducting a thorough and lawful workplace investigation which helps you to decide if a disciplinary action is even warranted.

Title IX and Sexual Violence: Best Practices for Ensuring Safe K-12 Schools
  • Tuesday, January 28
  • Webinar
Richard Verstegen

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) is a federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs and activities. All public and private elementary and secondary schools receiving federal funds must comply with Title IX. Although this law is generally known to ensure nondiscrimination in athletics, the law's nondiscrimination requirements also extend to sexual harassment and sexual violence, such as rape, sexual assault, sexual battery, and sexual coercion.

Student Data Privacy: Legally-Defensible Best Practices
  • Wednesday, January 29
  • Webinar
Erin Gilsbach

Please join Erin Gilsbach, attorney at law, for an in-depth and thoughtful analysis of such issues as retention and dissemination of student medical records, sharing of student records with contractors and 3rd parties, permissions and limitations on sharing information with school volunteers, and much more.

Dances, Performances, Ceremonies and Other Special Events: A Legal Guide for K-12 Public Schools
  • Thursday, January 30
  • Webinar
Erin Gilsbach

This session is designed to provide practical information for schools planning special events. During this webinar, Attorney Gilsbach will discuss the legal aspects of such topics as safety and security measures, non-discriminatory practices, and public access. She will also identify best practices regarding advance planning and protocols for school events and address some key legal differences regarding events that are limited to attendance by students, events that will be attended by students and families, and events that are open to the public.

Combating Cheating and Plagiarism in the Era of Tweeting, Texting, and Essay Mills
  • Tuesday, February 4
  • Webinar
Dr. James Ottavio Castagnera

In this cutting-edge webinar, leading educator and higher education administrator Dr. James Ottavio Castagnera will guide you through the latest and freshest thinking on this endemic challenge to academic integrity.

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Parental Authority in Today's Schools: Who Has Rights and Why It Matters
  • On-demand
Erin D. Gilsbach

Please join Atty. Erin D. Gilsbach as she takes a legally-complex subject and distills it into clear, understandable, and practical information and tools that schools can use to ensure that they are effectively meeting the needs of all students while protecting their rights.

Best Practices for Bulletproof Promotion and Tenure
  • On-demand
Jim Castagnera

Please join Dr. Jim Castagnera, Esq., a veteran of hundreds of promotion & tenure decisions, as he explains why and how universities must prepare a bulletproof promotion and tenure process in 2020.

How to Create Professional Learning Communities (PLCs)
  • On-demand
Joseph R. Castilleja

Are you looking to implement or improve the concept of Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) in your school and having difficulties in getting things off the ground? This webinar will demonstrate how one school went from unproductive small teacher group meetings to highly effective professional collaboration in just one grading term!

Title IX and K-12 Athletics: Avoiding Liability
  • On-demand
Richard Verstegen

Please join Richard Verstegen for this discussion regarding complying with Title IX within athletics, including its application to participation, funding, competition, and facilities.

eSports: How to Establish and Run a Program on Your Campus
  • On-demand
Chris Haskell

Please join eSports expert Chris Haskell for a webinar exploring every aspect of competitive eSports, from effective programming and staffing all the way to administration and potential benefits for your institution.

Improving Outcomes in Your School, Now!
  • On-demand
Joseph R. Castilleja

Are you charged with improving your school in some way and do not know where to begin? This webinar will demonstrate how leadership teams can successfully address school improvement using the Behavior Engineering Model (BEM).

Title IX Coordinator Bootcamp for K-12 Schools: Comprehensive Training in Four Sessions
  • On-demand
Richard F. Verstegen

The Title IX Coordinator Bootcamp for K-12 Schools: Comprehensive Training in Four Sessions, in four 90-minute sessions, offers a comprehensive approach to understanding the roles and responsibilities of the Title IX Coordinator. Topics include: The Role and Responsibilities of the K-12 Title IX Coordinator: Protect Your Students and School by Understanding the Many Requirements, Title IX and K-12 Athletics: Avoiding Liability, Title IX Requirements Regarding Pregnant and Parenting Students: What Every K-12 School Needs to Know & Title IX and Sexual Violence: Best Practices for Ensuring Safe K-12 Schools

The Role and Responsibilities of the K-12 Title IX Coordinator: Protect Your Students and School by Understanding the Many Requirements
  • On-demand
Richard Verstegen

Please join Richard Verstegen for this important discussion regarding the responsibilities for Title IX Coordinators at schools, which will help administrators build solid foundations to ensure that their students and employees are protected and their schools avoid liability.