Education & School Law
He will discuss how to successfully handle disciplinary actions for special needs students and how to ensure successful due-process procedures.
The new rules became effective September 17, 2015.
They spoke about the new charter schools act and the proposed consent order in Hereford v. Huntsville City Schools.
Eleventh Circuit affirms decision in favor of firm’s client in case involving special education services.
Alabama School Choice and Student Opportunity Act signed on March 19, 2015.
Presentation part of seminar sponsored by the National Business Institute for educators and others.
Quotation appears in the Febraury 2014 edition of Special Ed Connection.
In spring 2012, the Huntsville City Board of Education terminated a third-grade teacher because she had been accused of mistreating students. The principal alleged that the teacher had created a hostile learning environment.
During the 2012 session, the Alabama Legislature passed several new laws affecting schools and school boards.
The conference held for Alabama educators.
Lewis talked about the Individuals with Disability Education Act (IDEA) and Brooks talked about teacher tenure laws.