Ethics in Educational Governance
January 21, 2020
A two-hour training designed to provide school and community college trustees and administrators with an overview of ethics laws pertaining to school officials, including:
• Transparency laws such as the Brown Act and Public Records Act
• Conflict of interest laws such as Government Code section 1090 and Political Reform Act
• Perks of office: laws relating to gift and travel restrictions, gifts of public funds, mass mailing prohibition, etc.
• Laws relating to fair processes such as competitive bidding requirements, incompatible offices, due process requirements