Legal Issues: Sexual Harassment 2011-2012

This training defines the two types of sexual harassment and gives examples of each. The training includes a linked government publication outlining court cases and legal precedents related to sexual harassment.

CPE Credits: 1

Legal Issues: Section 504 2011-2012

This training outlines the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Guidelines are given for determining the eligibility of students with disabilities that may hamper a major life activity. The purpose and duties of the Section 504 committee are outlined. Teachers learn about their role in enforcing the 504 plan in the classroom.

CPE Credits: 1

Legal Issues: FERPA, Child Abuse Reporting and Copyright Law 2011-2012

This training examines the Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act, also known as the Buckley Amendment. Teachers learn about restrictions on sharing student information as well as the rights of parents in examining student records and instructional materials. Part II outlines the mandate that educators report any suspected child abuse within 48 hours. Part III of the training discusses copyright law and fair use guidelines in using copyrighted printed material, music, videos and software.

CPE Credits: 1