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Federal Court Defers to Parents When It Comes to Pledge of Allegiance

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FEDERAL COURT DEFERS TO PARENTS WHEN IT COMES TO PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

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Are Parental Waivers Worth the Paper They're Printed On?

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ARE PARENTAL WAIVERS WORTH THE PAPER THEY'RE PRINTED ON?

The Michigan Court of Appeals recently ruled that a pre-activity waiver of liability signed by a parent or legal guardian does not waive a child's right to sue for injuries sustained while engaging in that activity. Woodman v Kera,
L.L.C., __ Mich App __ (2008).

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FERPA Toolkit

The Privacy of Student Information Guide from The National Forum on Education Statistics is a comprehensive toolkit to all topics related to the Family Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).

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Feeling Good - Back to School PodCasts.

Hope you've listened to one or more of our Back to School podcasts.
I'm feeling that we've done a real service for our members with them. I just finished listening to the one we did with Sally Vaughn, Chief Academic Office/Association Supt. for MDE. Yes, I wish I was a better interviewer, but the "what's the one thing you want a principal to know" questions give great direction to you as a school administrator.