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Thursday, November 15 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
A Standard of Care for the Prevention of Employee to Student Sexual Misconduct

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Ten percent of students in grades K to 12 report being the target of sexual misconduct by a school employee, most often a teacher or a coach.  These children have life-long responses to the trauma they faced.  As arrests increase , so too, do civil suits against school districts with settlements and awards ranging from 1 to 30 million dollars. This talk will present a standard of care for the prevention of employee sexual misconduct that school districts can use as a guide for keeping students safe.


Charol Shakeshaft Ph.D.

School of Education Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University
Dr. Charol Shakeshaft, a professor of educational leadership at VCU, has been studying student safety for 25 years.  Her research has been funded by the U.S. Department of Education and she is the author if the congressionally mandated report on educator sexual misconduct in the... Read More →


Kathleen Beane

Member, Richmond County

Thursday November 15, 2018 11:30am - 12:30pm EST
Tidewater A/B

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