THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18 7:30 – 8:15 NASBE Welcome and Kick-Off Breakfast.(See NASBE registration materials for location and additional details.)
8:30 – 9:00 Welcome and Introductions from each NCOSEA member. Scott Summers, NCOSEA Chair.
9:00 – 10:15 State Roundtable Discussion (Round 1). Nicole Proesch, NCOSEA Immediate Past Chair. Each member is given an opportunity to identify a legal issue of concern in his or her state for group discussion. Identification of issues to the group may lead to discussions with members throughout the remainder of the conference.
10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30- 11:45 Balancing School Safety and Student Discipline. Nicole Proesch, Iowa Department of Education. [Presentation description]
12:10 – 1:20 NASBE Lunch (See NASBE registration materials for location and additional details.)
1:30 – 2:30 Legislative Update – The Current Political Climate, Trends, & Legislative Issues. Reg Leichty, Foresight Law + Policy.
2:15 – 3:30 Legalized Marijuana: Colorado’s Response. Jared Torsney, Colorado Attorney General’s Office, Peace Officer Standards and Training. [Presentation description]
3:30 – 3:45 Break
3:45 – 4:45 The Search for Substantial Educational Benefit. Stu Stuller, Caplan & Earnest, Boulder, CO. [Presentation description]
5:30 NCOSEA Group Dinner(TBA)
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20 8:00 NCOSEA Breakfast
8:30 – 9:45 U.S.Supreme Court Education Law Update. Sarah Forster, Maine Attorney General’s Office. Highlights from the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2017-2018 Term and the implications of the Court’s education decisions for SEAs and LEAs.
9:45- 10:00 Break
10:00- 11:00 Contract Law for SEAs. Scott Summers, Nebraska Department of Education. [Presentation description]
11:00 - 12:00 State Roundtable Small Group Discussions. Nicole Proesch, NCOSEA Immediate Past Chair. Continuation of Rounds 1-2, with an opportunity for small group discussions for states who have identified similar topics of interest.
2017 Annual Conference - Atlanta, GA
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