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Legal Issues for Cheerleaders and Drill Team

Don’t miss out on this information-packed session about legal aspects of cheerleading and drill teams! This year there will be increased focus on social media policies. 

Participants will be provided practical advice for handling situations often encountered by administrators and coaches.

Topics We'll Cover

  • Social Media and Cyberbullying
  • Rights Associated with Extracurricular Activities
  • UIL and Coaching Requirements
  • Options for Selecting Team Members
  • District and Staff Liability & Immunity
  • Transportation and Other Travel Issues
  • Access to Education Records, Score Cards
  • Title IX Gender Issues, LGBT
  • Relevant Federal and State Court Cases
  • Extracurricular Codes of Conduct
  • Discipline and Removal from Team
  • Cheerleader Constitutions
  • Student and Parent Complaints

Who Should Attend

Campus Administrators, Directors of Student Services, Directors of Fine Arts, Athletic Directors, Cheer Coaches, Drill Team/Dance Teachers

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Registration Fee: per person - $195.00
materials are included with your registration
Date Time Location  
02/05/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Region 14 ESC
Region 14 ESC
1850 Highway 351
Abilene, TX 79601
(325) 675-8600
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02/07/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Tyler
Bullard High School Auditorium
1426 South Houston Street
Bullard, TX 75757
(903) 894-3272
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02/08/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Plano #1
7160 N. Dallas Parkway
Suite 135
Plano, TX 75024
(800) 488-9045
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02/11/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Houston
Berry Center
8877 Barker Cypress
Cypress, TX 77433
(281) 894-3900
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02/14/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Plano #2
Legacy Town Center
7160 N. Dallas Parkway
Suite 135
Plano, TX 75024
(800) 488-9045
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02/15/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Region 11 ESC
Region 11 ESC
1451 S. Cherry Lane
White Settlement, TX 76108
(817) 740-3600
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02/19/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm McAllen
McAllen Convention Center
700 Convention Center Blvd.
McAllen, TX 78501
(956) 681-3800
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02/20/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Austin
Eichelbaum Wardell Office
4201 W. Parmer Lane, Suite A-100
Austin, TX 78727
(800) 488-9045
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02/25/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Region 20 ESC
Region 20 ESC
1314 Hines Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78208
(210) 370-5200
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02/28/2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Region 12 ESC
Region 12 ESC
2101 West Loop 340
Waco, TX 76702
(254) 297-1212
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Payment Info

We accept credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express) checks, and purchase orders. Checks should be made out to Eichelbaum Wardell Hansen Powell & Mehl, P.C. and mailed to 4201 W. Parmer Lane, Suite A-100, Austin, TX 78727.

Continuing Education Credit

Eichelbaum Wardell is a certified provider of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) requirements through the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC). The firm is also a registered provider of Continuing Education credits for School Board Members through the Texas Education Agency (TEA), and business officers through the Texas Association of School Business Officials (TASBO).

Cancellation Policy

Although we cannot accept cancellations, substitutions may be made at any time. If you have any questions, contact us by email or by phone at 972.377.7900. If you can arrange for a group of 25 or more to get together from your district or from a group of several districts, we will come to you. Please call for more information.