Kronick Workshop:

A Question of Law: Key Legal Issues in Public Education

Event Information


Saturday, May 3, 2014


9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


UC Davis Conference Center
Rooms A & B
Directions & Parking

Sponsored By:

UC Davis School of Education and Kronick Education Law Department


9:30 - 10:00 a.m. - Registration
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Morning Sessions
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. - Complimentary Lunch
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. - Afternoon Sessions

Workshop Highlights:

Concurrent Morning Sessions | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  • Equal Education Opportunity in the Courts: This presentation will discuss key concepts in the area of students’ rights to equal educational opportunity.  Presented by Marsha Bedwell
  • Student Discipline and Cyber-Bullying: This presentation will cover legal grounds for suspension or expulsion, recent legislative changes including cyber-bullying, and outline the critical due process hearing requirements.  Presented by Chris Keiner

Concurrent Afternoon Sessions | 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

  • Legal Implications for Local Control: This presentation will discuss the operation and impact of the Schools Local Control Funding Formula.  Co-presented by John Gray, School Services; Addison Covert
  • Free Speech, Student Rights and Transgender Issues: This presentation will discuss implementation of the new statute regarding use of bathrooms and other private facilities by students asserting a different gender than reflected on their records. The impact of the new Common Core standards on personnel issues and collective bargaining issues also will be addressed.  Presented by Michael Hersher

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Who Should Attend:

K-12 Superintendents, Administrators and Principals

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