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New Education Laws for 2023

With a new year comes new California laws impacting education. These laws encompass a wide range of issues such as special education, student health, and pupil safety. Below is a summary of five important new …

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Governor Newsom Releases Safe Schools for All Plan

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On December 30, 2020, Governor Newsom released a framework for bringing students back to school for in-person instruction. According to the Governor, “Developed in partnership with the Legislature, the Administration’s plan focuses on ensuring careful …

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Why You Should Care About The Duty of Care

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Summary: Although there is no specific statute or case law which explicitly requires school staff to physically intervene to prevent students from harming themselves or others, they may be obligated to do so given the …

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