TexasISD "Events and Opportunities"

Eichelbaum Wardell Hansen Powell & Mehl, P.C.

Don’t miss out on this information-packed session about legal aspects of cheerleading and drill teams! This year there will be increased focus on social media policies. 


Participants will be provided practical advice for handling situations often encountered by administrators and coaches including:


Topics We'll Cover

  • Social media and cyberbullying
  • Rights associated with extracurricular activities
  • UIL and coaching requirements
  • Options for selecting team members
  • District and staff liability & immunity
  • Transportation and other travel issues
  • Access to education records, score cards
  • Title IX gender issues, LGBT
  • Relevant federal and state court cases
  • Extracurricular codes of conduct
  • Discipline and removal from team
  • Cheerleader constitutions
  • Student and parent complaints


Who Should Attend

Campus Administrators, Directors of Student Services, Directors of Fine Arts, Athletic Directors, Cheer Coaches, Drill Team/Dance Teachers


Registration Fee

$185 per person


When & Where

2/26/18 - Region 11 ESC, White Settlement, TX
2/28/18 - Region 12 ESC, Waco, TX

Space is Limited - Register Now!

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What a district puts in a prior written notice is increasingly becoming an issue raised by parent attorneys and advocates in ARD meetings, TEA complaints, and due process hearings. Come learn how to write a prior written notice that both helps explain the ARD committee's decision-making process and provides a basis for future legal defense, if needed. This training provides real-world examples and language you and your staff can immediately begin to use as they navigate the increasingly complicated world of special education.


Registration Fee

$125 per person


When and Where

3/2/18 |  Austin, TX  |  9:00 am - 12:00 pm

3/2/18 |  Austin, TX  |  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

3/6/18  |  Plano, TX  |  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


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The laws are confusing, the demands are endless, and the Dark Side is always attempting a hack. Thankfully, your IT staff can consult with the legal Yoda this spring to ensure compliance with school privacy, security, accessibility, and child protection regulations. This training will address the most relevant federal and state laws as well as recurring, wide-spread legal issues.


Topics Include:

  • Children’s Internet Protection Act
  • Student Searches (computers, phones, email, etc.)
  • Student Privacy and Confidentiality
  • Data Security
  • Data Disclosure
  • Vendor Gifts


Recommended Staff: 

  • Business Managers
  • Communication Coordinators
  • Curriculum Directors
  • IT Directors
  • Personnel Management
  • Public Information Officers
  • Technologists


Registration Fee

$185 per person


Session Information

3/29/18  |  Plano, TX  |  9:30 am-4:00 pm


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