This seminar is designed for principals, administrators, superintendents, special education directors, teachers, board members, guidance counselors, law enforcement officials and attorneys.
This one-day seminar will enhance your knowledge and understanding of the liability issues confronting educational professionals. The faculty will cover key legal issues that may trigger liability when working with students, parents, administrators, and government entities. Discussion topics will include student discipline, student records issues, HIPAA and Fair Labor Standards Act. This seminar is a must for all educational professionals and others who work in the educational arena.
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
I. Requirements Of The No Child Left Behind Act Of 2001 (NCLB)
A. Staff Qualification Requirements
B. School Choice Requirements
C. Other Deadlines And Requirements
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
10:45 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
II. New Privacy Requirements Under The Healthcare Insurance
Portability And Accountability Act (HIPAA)
A. Is Your District Covered?
B. Privacy Requirements
11:20 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
III. Separation Of Church And State: Recent Developments Current
Status Of The Law
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
IV. Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Overtime Requirements
A. Are Your Exempt Employees Really Exempt?
B. Overtime For Coaches And Other “Dual-Position” Employees
1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
V. Student Discipline: Regular Education Students
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
2:45 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
VI. Student Discipline: Special Education Students
3:20 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
VII. Student Records Issues
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VIII. Questions And Answers