Education Law: Discipline of Students, K-12 and Higher Education (EDU876E)

Presented By: Lori Kirsch Goodwin , Esq., Hope N Kirsch , Esq.
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60 minutes
Wed, October 4, 2017
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Event Description

Create Legally Compliant Disciplinary Policies While Protecting Students’ Constitutional Rights 

Ensuring the discipline of students is a challenge for educational institutions due to the competing interests of school safety and individual rights. It is essential for the entire staff at educational institutions to learn how to protect student safety while also protecting the constitutional rights of students.

This session with education attorneys Lori Kirsch-Goodwin, Esq. and Hope N. Kirsch, Esq. will provide guidance on ensuring discipline procedures at educational institutions are legally compliant. This session will help school administrators, educators and others who are involved in disciplining students to understand the legal obligation of keeping all students safe without infringing on the constitutional rights of students.

Session Highlights

  • Why schools need to have disciplinary policies
  • Federal laws regarding school safety
  • The interplay of school discipline and individual rights
  • What educators need to know about constitutional rights of students
  • Legal remedies for students
  • How to ensure students’ disciplinary due process rights are not violated
  • How to conduct legally compliant due process disciplinary hearing
  • Learn non-disciplinary intervention and alternatives to classroom discipline
  • Relief and remedies available to students in public schools, private schools, colleges and universities

Who Should Attend

  • Administrators of public and private schools, and colleges and universities
  • Educators
  • School attorneys
  • Attorneys representing students and their families
  • College students

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About Our Speaker(s)

Lori Kirsch Goodwin Esq.
Lori Kirsch-Goodwin is a special education attorney with Kirsch-Goodwin & Kirsch, PLLC, representing students with disabilities and their families throughout Arizona. For over 15 years, she has devoted her practice to obtaining appropriate educational service, supports and placements for students in schools, hospitals ... More info


Hope N Kirsch Esq.
Hope Kirsch is a 25+ year attorney with the law firm of Kirsch-Goodwin & Kirsch, PLLC, in Scottsdale, Arizona. She represents and advises students and their families throughout the state of Arizona in all school related matters and disputes, including IEPs, due process, discipline, bullying, and restraint and seclusion... More info

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    Presenter(s): Lori Kirsch Goodwin , Esq., Hope N Kirsch , Esq.