Signature Series

Signature Series

2017 Signature Series Workshops

  • Tell It to the Judge: Preparing for the Inevitable Special Education Due Process Hearing In Your Future (March)
  • Turning up the Heat, When Employees Lose Their Cool: How to Deal with Employee Misconduct (May)
  • Tackling Title IX: Understanding, Investigating and Addressing Title IX Issues to Avoid Getting Sacked! (September)
  • Realigning the Workforce for 2018-19: Essential Rules and Procedures (November & December)
  • Realigning the Workforce for 2018-19: Difficult (But Inescapable) Issues and Complications (November & December)


2016 Signature Series Workshops

  • Curses, FOIA-ed again! (March)

  • Cracking the Case: Conducting Grievances, Without Going Nuts! (May)

  • School Personnel Law Orientation and Refresher Course (July & August)

  • Social Notworking—When Social Media Negatively Impacts School Operations:  legal options, duties and limits (September)

  • Setting the Stage for Personnel Season: Professional Employee RIFs, Transfers and Reassignments (October & November)

  • A Personnel Season Warm-Up: Service Employee RIFs, Transfers and Reassignments (October & November)


2015 Signature Series Workshops

  • "The Envelope, Please:  The Award for the Class Title with the Most Legal Complications Goes to…Aide!" (March & April)
  • Is It Rocket Science? Posting and Filling Vacancies in Professional and Service Personnel Jobs (July)
  • Drug-Free Schools:  Lawfully Detecting and Addressing Employee Substance Abuse (September)
  • Applying the Rules for Reorganizing the Service Employee Workforce for School Year 2016-2017 (October & November)
  • Making Sense of the Rules for Reorganizing the Professional Employee Workforce for School Year 2016-2017 (October & November)

2014 Signature Series Workshops

  • Countdown to Summer:  Hirings and Other Issues Related to Summer Service and Professional Personnel
  • School Personnel Law 101 (Including Latest Legislative Changes)
  • Conducting Investigations in the Public Schools: Lawful and Effective Investigation Techniques and Tips
  • Preparing for Personnel Season:  The Fundamentals of Professional and Service Employee RIFs, Transfers & Non-Renewals
  • Beyond the Basics:  Advanced (and Inevitable) Issues Involving Professional and Service Employee RIFs, Transfers & Non-Renewals

2013 Signature Series Workshops

  • Cutting through the Fog:  A Primer, Refresher and Legal Development Update for the Special Education Administrator
  • The Personnel Provisions of Senate Bill 359
  • Know When to Zip It:  Legal Issues in the Disclosure of Information
  • Fundamentals of School Personnel Law:  An Orientation and Refresher Course
  • All Things Financial:  Calling all School District Chancellors of the Exchequer
  • Getting Ready for Personnel Season:  Professional Employee RIF’s, Transfers, Non-Renewals and Reassignments in a Senate Bill 359/Policy 5000 World

  • Getting Ready for Personnel Season:  Service Employee RIF’s, Transfers, Non-Renewals and Reassignments in a Senate Bill 359/Policy 55000 World