VSBIT FY 23 Virtual Trainings

CONTINUED OFFERING FOR 2022-2023!

Title IX, Coordinators, Investigators, and Decision Makers…Oh My!

Feeling like all you have are questions with no time to get answers? Here is a lunch series made for YOU!

The first Wednesday of the month, with the exception of July, there will be no session in July - bring your lunch and your “all things Title IX” questions to a Zoom virtual lunch with Heather T. Lynn, Esq.

Hosted by VSBIT and free to VSBIT members.

SESSIONS: VIA ZOOM AT NOON (1 Hour) - THE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH.

Space is limited, registration is encouraged. Click here to register.

Click here for the Zoom link.

If you have any questions, please contact Lorie Whittemore by e-mail: lorie@vsbit.org or telephone: 802-223-6132, ext. 209.

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VSBIT U FY 23 Trainings!

VERMONT HARASSMENT, HAZING and BULLYING (HHB) SERIES

PRESENTER: Heather T. Lynn, Esq.

Sept 14TH HHB Session I: 12:30-3:30
DESCRIPTION: HHB SESSION ONE– An in-depth review and treatment of the definitions of harassment, hazing and bullying as defined by VT AOE’S 2015 Model Policy for the Prevention of Harassment, Hazing and Bullying, and some discussion of the intake and assessment obligations imposed upon Administrators by the HHB Procedures. (Subject to regulatory updates).
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Anyone who may be assigned duties under VT HHB Procedures – Administrators, Designees, Investigators. Title IX Coordinators will also gain value from this workshop.

Oct 12TH HHB Session II: 12:30-3:30
DESCRIPTION: HHB SESSION TWO – An in-depth discussion of the duties imposed by VT’s Procedures for the Prevention of Harassment, Hazing and Bullying with respect to Notice and a duty to launch investigations (“intake” and “assessment”), with an understanding of how those duties intersect with respect to those imposed by Title IX. (Subject to regulatory updates).
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Building Administrators, as well as anyone who may be assigned duties under VT HHB Procedures, such as Designees, Investigators. Title IX Coordinators will also gain value from this workshop.

Nov 9TH HHB Session III: 12:30-3:30
DESCRIPTION: HHB SESSION THREE – An in-depth treatment of HHB Investigations and the documentation of reaching sound outcomes.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Anyone with HHB investigative duties; those who may conduct Title IX Investigations or act as Title IX Decision Makers will also gain value from this workshop.

Click here to register!

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TITLE IX TRAINING SESSIONS

PRESENTER: Heather T. Lynn, Esq.

Sept 21ST TITLE IX SESSION I: 12:30-3:30
DESCRIPTION: TITLE IX SESSION ONE: An in-depth review and treatment of the definition of Title IX Sexual Harassment as prohibited by Title IX with some discussion of Coordinator duties, particular as it relates to the duty to dismiss (mandatory and discretionary). (Subject to regulatory updates).
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Anyone who may be assigned duties under the school’s Title IX Policy – Title IX Coordinators, Investigators, Decision Makers (Initial and Appellate).

Oct 19TH TITLE IX SESSION II: 12:30-3:30
DESCRIPTION: TITLE IX SESSION TWO – An in-depth discussion of a Title IX Coordinator’s duties particular with respect to intake, complainant contact meetings, dismissal of Formal Complaints, Filing of Formal Complaints, and coordination of the Grievance Process. (Subject to regulatory updates).

Nov 16TH TITLE IX SESSION III: 12:30-3:30
DESCRIPTION: TITLE IX SESSION THREE – The Grievance Process, with a focus on the investigative, decision making and appellate phases.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Anyone with Title IX investigative or decision-making duties; Title IX Coordinators will also gain value from this workshop.

Click here to register!

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The cost for each of the above trainings is $35.00. Your SU/SD will be invoiced after the training has been completed.

All registered participants will receive a link to access the training prior to the training.

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Cancellation Policy: Once registered, funds are due, and refunds will not be available. Registrants may swap their position with another staff member at any time. Inquiries regarding special considerations should be directed to Lorie Whittemore. You can contact Lorie by e-mail: lorie@vsbit.org or telephone: 802-223-6132, ext. 209