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BOOK RELEASE

Teachers Guide to Student Discipline K-12

A Teachers Guide To Student Discipline In California K-12 Schools

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A School Board Members Panel's Guide to Student Discipline K-12 Schools
A School Board Members/Administrative Panels Guide To Student Discipline and Expulsions in California K-12 Schools

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Understanding Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973

Understanding Section 504 Of The Rehabilitation Act Of 1973: A Procedural Guide For K-12 School Administrators and Support Staff

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Upcoming Events

Project Surf Camp Summer learning Institute

Sacramento County Office of Education

Session Title: Due Process in Expulsion Hearings – Ensuring Due Process and Protecting the Rights of Students
Date:  Wednesday, June 19, 2024
Time: 1:00pm - 2:10pm
Location: Morro Bay Community Center

Session Title:Understanding Section 504
Date:  Wednesday, June 19, 2024
Time: 2:30pm - 3:40pm
LocationMorro Bay Community Center

Session Title: Student Discipline; Expulsion, Rehabilitation Plans and Readmissions, and Title IX Overview
Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2024
Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm
Location: California Endowment, 1414 K St #500, Sacramento, CA 95814
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Session Title: Student Discipline; Expulsion, Rehabilitation Plans and Readmissions, and Title IX Overview
Date: Wednesday October 23, 2024
Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm
Location: Sacramento Conference Center
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Session Title: Special Education Discipline; Expulsion and Title IX/CA Ed Code Overlap
Date: Thursday, October 24, 2024
Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm
Location: Sacramento COE, Room D
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Session Title: Student Discipline; Expulsion, Rehabilitation Plans and Readmissions, and Title IX Overview
Date: Wednesday March 5, 2025
Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm
Location: Sacramento Conference Center
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Session Title: Special Education Discipline; Expulsion and Title IX/CA Ed Code Overlap
Date: Thursday, March, 6, 2025
Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm
Location: Sacramento COE, Room B
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“What educators say about Dora Dome’s trainings…”

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   Lynwood USD

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     Leadership Public Schools

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     Travis USD

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     Travis USD

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     Evergreen USD

Legal Services


DDL offers an array of legal services to support school districts in the area of Student Issues.
Some of the areas in which DDL provides legal representation and support include:


  • Advising school districts on issues related to student discipline
  • Special education discipline
  • County appeals of disciplinary decisions
  • Pupil records
  • Public records requests
  • SARB/SART
  • Section 504
  • Legal representation at disciplinary administrative hearings of school sites, Administrative Panels, and/or Governing Boards
  • Responding to subpoenas
  • Medication monitoring
  • Inter/intra district transfers
  • Homelessness/foster youth issues
  • Revisions to Board Policies and Administrative Regulations and many others.