Month

November 2020
Q:        We are losing staff left and right due to COVID. We have a paraprofessional who would like to help out and “volunteer” as a coach. Can we take her up on her offer?  A:        Unfortunately, no. Because the paraprofessional is a nonexempt employee, the District would be required to pay her for all worked...
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Q:        After completion of our first semester grading period, several teachers have voiced concerns regarding students receiving remote instruction who are not completing assignments, causing failing grades, and accumulating several unexcused absences. Our district understands that the health and safety of our students and their families is important during this uncertain time, but we also...
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Q:       We received a large TPIA request and don’t even know where to begin. It appears that some of the information sought is confidential and will require a decision request to the Attorney General’s office. Does sending a request for clarification/narrowing extend our initial 10-day deadline to seek an AG opinion?  A:        Yes....
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