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K-12 Record Retention Strategies: What to Keep, What to Shred

Time(s): 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET

Schools must maintain records appropriately in order to minimize liability and comply with numerous federal and state laws and guidelines. What student records must your school save and for how long? What are the specific requirements and retention strategies that you must follow? Join us for a live, 60-minute webinar where you and your staff will learn: 

**   Specific K-12 student record retention requirements under law

**   FERPA and other privacy considerations you need to know

**   Academic, disciplinary & medical records: What to save, what to dump

**   Self-audit procedures: Effective solutions to minimize liability

**   Real life examples: Critical mistakes & improper destruction of records 

Live Q&A Session: Have your specific questions answered by our expert presenter. 

Your expert presenter:  Michael Sermersheim served as in-house legal counsel at The University of Akron in Ohio for over 30 years. In 1996, he provided the vision for and then implemented web-based delivery of legal and other information to the campus community, including employee training, university rules and legal compliance.

Mr. Sermersheim is a frequent public speaker both locally and nationally having spoken on a broad range of legal compliance subjects, including Fundamental Responsibilities for Attorneys in Electronic Discovery, Record Retention and Destruction Considerations for Counsel and Senior Management, selected risk management matters, computer access, forms of     harassment, policy formation and implementation and employment issues.

Additionally, he has published several works that are of significant interest to senior managers.  Michael is the Chief Records Information Officer at Vestige, Ltd. in Medina, Ohio. In this capacity, he provides management consulting to      educational institutions, government and businesses regarding the business and need for information privacy, information security, management of information and a broad array of compliance matters for businesses today.

Mr. Sermersheim is also a part-time faculty member at the graduate school of Cleveland State University.  

*K-12 Record Retention Strategies: What to Keep, What to Shred*

*Live, 60-minute Webinar*

*Thursday, June 6, 2013 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET* 

Register now for this exciting event by clicking the following link or calling 1-800-964-6033. 

If registering by telephone, please use your priority code: 7088.

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