AT&T Conference Center –
Feb 23-24, 2017
Live Webcast –
Feb 23-24, 2017
UT Law’s 32nd Annual School Law Conference is the definitive program for school administrators, school board members, education professionals and the legal counsel who represent them. Presentations offer in-depth, practical discussion of the legal and regulatory issues affecting schools and school districts and provide a must-have set of materials and resources. 2017 highlights include:
Take a deep dive in to T-TESS and T-PESS practicalities with Jefferson K. Brim III, Brim, Robinett, Cantu & Brim, P.C., Austin, TX and Merri Schneider-Vogel, Thompson & Horton LLP, Houston, TX.
Hear practical guidance for working with students, staff, school boards, and community members on the multi-faceted issues related to transgender students.
Get the latest on Cameras in the Classroom with Nona C. Matthews, Walsh Gallegos Treviño Russo & Kyle, P.C., Irving, TX
Explore the line between school employee’s speech as public employees and private citizens.
Gain practical tips on reasonable accommodations from a former general counsel turned human resources administrator.
Review recent Commissioner of Education decisions and hear the latest developments from the Attorney General’s Office.
Learn to navigate the contentious intersection of individual rights relating to student speech, dangerous behavior, and service animals in the school setting.
Explore the issues addressed in the EEOC Strategic Enforcement Plan for Fiscal Years 2017-2021 with Joe Bontke, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Houston, TX.
Review requirements, best practices, and pitfalls of which every school lawyer should be aware when financing, purchasing, or selling real property interests.
Network with fellow school law attorneys while earning up to 12.50 hours of credit, including 2.0 hours of ethics.