School liability immunity under siege

(Colo.) School administrators and some civil rights advocates are warning against adoption of a  Colorado bill that would soften the state’s government immunity protection for schools and force disclosure of more details surrounding risk prevention planning. SB 213, co-sponsored by a bi-partisan group of high-ranking legislators, seeks to hold schools responsible for the safety of students and staff by waiving legal protections currently guaranteed under the Colorado Governmental Immunity Act.


Labor targets appointments to charter school boards

(Calif.) Saying California charter schools – especially online, for-profit operators – need to be more accountable to the public, labor groups are once again pushing legislation that would give authorizing agencies control over appointments to charter school boards.


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