Education Law for Principals 2016 - Issue #1The first of 3 issues devoted to current legal news for principals, assistant principals and other school administrators
Over the past year, there have been a number of significant developments concerning a school district’s obligations toward transgender students. Even still, a lot remains unsettled.
Business and a non-profit partner to help students in 36 districts.
The 11th Annual Back to School Program will feature a comprehensive review of legal developments that will impact the day-to-day operations of public schools from the classroom to the principal’s office to the board room.
Bring your Administrators, Lead Counselors, Special Ed. Staff, and Central Office Team!
The Texas statue about terroristic threat and how it relates to schools is discussed.
3 NEW SCHOOL LAW RULINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT
Edinburg CISD v. Smith, Dkt. No. 13-16-00253, 13-16-00254 (Tex. App. – Corpus Christi 2016).
A student was told a class would be weighted as a plus 10 in ranking and was not.
Moreno v. McAllen ISD, Dkt. No. 7:15-CV-162 (S.D. Tex. 2015).
A suit by a parent alleging violation of 42 U.S.C. § 1983 and Title IX fails to establish these claims.
Rivera v. Port Arthur ISD, Dkt. No. 13-14-00214 (Tex. App. – Corpus Christi 2016).
A trial and appellate court find no evidence of retaliation against a coach who is transferred after a student incident.