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Legal Issues for School Secretaries

Arm your school’s first line of defense, your school secretary, with important and helpful information they can use every day. Provide practical methods for handling issues with legal implications a school’s front office frequently confronts.

As 2017 was a legislative year, this full-day seminar delves into the most pertinent legislation from the 85th Legislative Session critical to a school secretary’s duties.


  • Admissions/Enrollment
  • Attendance
  • Bullying
  • Child Abuse
  • Family Issues
  • Fingerprinting
  • First Amendment
  • Harassment & Discrimination
  • Residency
  • Search & Seizure
  • Sex Offenders
  • Social Media
  • Student Records

Who Should Attend:

School Secretaries, PEIMS Administrators, Office Managers, Attendance Clerks, Counselors

**PLEASE NOTE - The Cy-Fair ISD and Region 6 sessions have been rescheduled to November.**

Registration Fee: $185
per person (materials included)
Date Time Location  
10/24/2017 9:30 am - 3:30 pm Region 14 ESC
Region 14 ESC
Eastland Room
1850 Highway 351
Abilene, Texas 79601
(325) 675-8600
10/25/2017 9:30 am - 3:30 pm McAllen Convention Center
McAllen Convention Center
Room 102ABC
700 Convention Center Boulevard
McAllen, Texas 78501
(956) 681-3800
11/02/2017 9:30 am - 3:30 pm Cy-Fair ISD - Berry Center
Berry Conference Center
Lobo Room
8877 Barker Cypress
Cypress, TX 77433
11/16/2017 9:30 am - 3:30 pm Region 6 ESC
Region 6 ESC
Bluebonnet Room
3332 Montgomery Rd.
Huntsville, TX 77340
(936) 435-8331

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.