Printed material from the Symposium presented by Jan Tomsky, Esq.
In light of past tragedies and recent legislation, “threat assessment” has become a recommended practice to facilitate early identification of and intervention for a range of safety concerns in educational settings, including special education. Discover how to examine threats of school violence, and when a “duty to warn” or Tarasoff warning is triggered. Materials review the pertinent laws plus recent guidance and court cases.
Symposium 1A was held April 26, 2015 in Denver, Colo., in conjunction with the 36th National Institute on Legal Issues of Educating Individuals with Disabilities® (April 26 - 29, 2015).