Webinars

WEBINAR: Serving on an FCIS Evaluation Team
Date: October 9, 2018
Time: 3:30PM EST
Serving on an FCIS evaluation team is one of the best professional development activities in which one can participate. By helping other schools through the school improvement process, you will enrich your own practice. FCIS team members are needed in all areas of school operations -- from academics, to administration, to business, and more. If you are interested in serving as an FCIS evaluation team member, learn more by attending this 30 minute webinar.

Presented by: Melissa Alton, FCIS Director of Accreditation

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SUZANNE BOGDAN LEGAL WEBINAR
Ensuring Compliance with the Ever-Expanding Requirements for Criminal Background Checks
Date: October 25, 2018
Time: 12:00PM EST

Florida law continues to expand regarding the categories of persons that schools are required to ensure have been fingerprinted or processed through the DCF Clearinghouse. This webinar will help sort through the different laws to ensure that your school is in compliance now (or will be soon). After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.
Space is limited.

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SUZANNE BOGDAN LEGAL WEBINAR
Vaping, Baking, Toking, and Drinking – What Can You Do?
Date: November 5, 2018
Time: 12:00PM EST

Curbing student and employee use of legal and illegal substances on campus, on trips, or at home continues to vex schools. This webinar will provide updated statistics on these troubling trends and outline guidance for addressing these issues within your school. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar. Space is limited.

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SUZANNE BOGDAN LEGAL WEBINAR
Investigation of Misconduct and Legal Standards for Student Discipline

Date: December 11, 2018
Time: 12:00PM EST

Many administrators have not been properly trained on investigating employee or student misconduct so that, in the event of a challenge, the discipline can be upheld. This webinar will walk you through the investigation of an event of misconduct, determine what policies (if any) were broken, and then discuss how the courts will assess whether your serious discipline will be upheld. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar. Space is limited.

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SUZANNE BOGDAN LEGAL WEBINAR
Determining Best Practices for Approving Student Clubs
Date: January 15, 2019
Time: 12:00PM EST

Students today are interested in politics, LGBTQ issues, want to gather with others within a particular racial or religious category, etc. This webinar will ensure that schools understand the processes they should have in place to consider the larger issues of discrimination, diversity, inclusion, non-profit prohibitions, parental concerns, and public relations issues when determining whether a Club will or will not be approved. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar. Space is limited.

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SUZANNE BOGDAN LEGAL WEBINAR
The Many Facets of Sexual Misconduct on Your Campus Today
Date: February 11, 2019
Time: 12:00PM EST

Recent media attention and the #MeToo Movement has brought substantial attention to all forms of sexual misconduct in schools, ranging from employee harassment and bullying to student sexual misconduct and dating violence. Many schools have also received reports of skeleton claims from the 1990s and before. In this webinar, we will discuss the latest preventive actions employed by independent schools to address these matters, ranging from hiring practices through investigations, policy changes, training, and reporting. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar. Space is limited.

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