Posts from June 2021.
WVEduCast – Episode 6

Episode Six of WVEducast – An Education Law Podcast has been posted and is available for listening or for download below. Thanks, as always, to all of our listeners and to all who have subscribed to the podcast so far – the numbers keep going up!

In this episode, host Trey Morrone speaks with Dr. Deborah Akers, Superintendent to Mercer County Schools, on the evolution of education in West Virginia over the course of her nearly five decades of service.  The conversation also includes discussion of current and future challenges in the state's education system. 

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WVEduCast – Episode 5

Episode Five of WVEducast – An Education Law Podcast has been posted and is available for listening or for download below. Thank you to all of our listeners and to all who have subscribed to the podcast so far – the numbers keep going up!

In this episode, host Trey Morrone speaks with attorney Sherrone Hornbuckle, General Counsel to Cabell County Schools, on the topic of filing an unemployment claim.  The conversation includes discussion of increased unemployment claims during the pandemic, clear definitions for both simple and gross misconduct, and the concept of reasonable ...