School Law Seminar


The NDSBA School Law Seminar was held on Thursday, October 27, at the Ramkota Hotel in Bismarck.

Topics included:

Immigration and Education: What school districts need to know
“Hot Button” labor issues from U. S. Department of Labor
Laying the groundwork for a successful nonrenewal or discharge
Teachers and Administrators – Licenses, endorsements, and credientials
Understanding the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
Juvenile Court Services in North Dakota
Preparing for the 2017 Legislative Session

Special thanks to speakers:

Erin Gilsbach, Director of Professional Education and Policy Development;
King, Spry, Herman, Freund, & Faul; Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Troy Seibel, North Dakota Labor Commissioner
Rachel Bruner-Kaufman and Meredith Vukelic, Attorneys at Law, Pearce & Durick, Bismarck
Mari Fridgen, Assistant Director, ND Education Standards and Practices Board
Robin Tschider, Special Education Regional Coordinator, ND Department of Education
Kerry Gullickson, Juvenile Court Officer, Bismarck
Carrie Hjellming, Juvenile Court Officer, Dickinson
Anita Thomas, NDSBA General Counsel

Next year’s School Law Seminar is scheduled to be held at the Ramkota Hotel on Thursday, October 26, 2017.

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