Date: September 21-22, 2020 - A VIRTUAL EVENT
In this trying times NCASA brings you the 2020 virtual version of the School Law & Policy Symposium! We welcome the education attorneys at Schwartz & Shaw, PLLC, who will cover major legal issues created by the coronavirus pandemic, as well as best practices for protecting your school from legal liability in the days ahead. In addition, our NCASA’s Advocacy Team will provide a full overview of the latest legislative actions affecting your schools, students, and staff. We are also proud to present the candidates for the 2020 Superintendent of Public Instruction or an exclusive debate covering the issues that matter the most to you. We also offer and exclusive session of remarks from the 2020 Gubernatorial race. We hope you enjoy this event and we appreciate your attendance!
This event covers the latest legal and policy information every school administrator needs for the 2020-2021 year.
Topics to be covered during this event include:
- Legislative Update from Sept. 2 General Assembly Session
- State Superintendent Candidates Forum
- Gubernatorial Candidates' Remarks
- COVID-19 Legal Issues
- Social Justice Issues in Tumultuous Times
- Registered participants eligible to receive 1 Continuing Education Credit (CEU)
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Day 2 Virtual link: https://is.gd/B1jIRm
DATE / TIME TITLE SPEAKER(S) SPEAKER BIO 8:30-8:35 a.m. Welcome & Introductions 8:35-9:50 a.m. COVID-19 Legal Issues Richard Schwartz Brian Shaw Rachel Hitch Katie Cornetto Brandon McPherson 9:50 – 10:05 a.m. BREAK 10:05 – 11:20 a.m. Court Rulings Affecting Public Schools Brian Shaw 11:20 – 11:30 a.m. Q&A, CEU/CLE Credits Katherine Joyce, NCASA Executive Director 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. LUNCH BREAK BREAKOUT SESSION 1 12:15 – 1:30 p.m. Exceptional Children’s Law & Policy Update Rachel Hitch New Title IX Requirements and How to Address Them Richard Schwartz Katie Cornetto 1:30 – 1:45 p.m. BREAK BREAKOUT SESSION 2 1:45 – 3:00 p.m. SROs & Campus Safety in Tumultuous Times Rachel Hitch Richard Schwartz Free Speech and Social Justice Issues in Tumultuous Times Brian Shaw