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This program will provide participants a working knowledge of the elements of contract law and intentional torts within the educational context
This Education Law session will focus on Contract Law in an education setting.
Topics covered
  • the essentials:  offer, acceptance, consideration, performance, breach and other aspects
  • Intentional Torts (assault, battery, false imprisonment, intentional infliction of mental suffering, intentional interference with business relations, defamation (liable and slander) 
  • the rudimentary elements of Legal research
This program will be of interest and value to individuals who deal with contracts in the education system in Alberta.  We encourage ASBOA members to register in the course with others from your system that may also benefit from this program.
Successful completion of the Education Law 2 program may be used for continuing education requirements for Certified School Business Officials, and may also be used by members working towards with their CSBO designation.
Each class will be offered via teleconference sessions as follows:
Dec 12th - 11:-00 - 1:00 
Dec 19th - 11:00 - 1:00
Jan 9 - 11:00 - 1:00
Jan 16 - 11:00 - 1:00
Jan 30 - 11:00 - 1:00
Feb 6 - 11:00 - 1:00
Feb 13 - 11:00 - 1:00
Feb 20 - 11:00 - 1:00

Total instruction time is 16 hours + research and presentation preparation
We are very pleased to have our returning instructor Dr. J. Kent Donlevy, B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed., J.D., Ph.D., Barrister & Solicitor,
Werklund School of Education, University of Calgary