Education Law II will focus on the essentials of Contract Law in an education setting, as well as understanding the differences between Negligence and Intentional Torts.  This program is offered virtually using the Zoom platform. Sessions are 2 hrs with the exception of Day 1.
This program will be of interest and value to ASBOA members and other individuals who deal with contracts in the course of their position in the education system in Alberta.  We encourage members to register in the course with others from your system that may also benefit from this program.
Topics covered
  • the contract 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 is not associated with a university and so university credit does not accompany the successful completion of this course.  However, the level of work required in this course is equivalent to a Master's degree on this topic
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.

This program is a combination of lecture and group work with group presentations. Total instruction time is 14 hours + reading and presentation preparation.  All classes will be offered via the ZOOM platform.
Class Schedule
February 24th - full day (9:00 - 11:00 am) and (1:00-3:00 pm)
March 3rd - 11:00 - 1:00
March 10th - 11:00 - 1:00
March 17th - 11:00 - 1:00
March 24th - 11:00 - 1:00
March 31st - 11:00 - 1:00

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

Individual Member Registration - $800 + 5% GST  = $840 /pp
Individual Non-member Registration - $900 + 5% GST = $945.00
2 or more registrations from the same organization will receive a 10% discount.  Please use the code EDLAW2 to receive the discount.
Maximum registrations - 16

Audience: This program will be of interest and value to individuals working in a leadership and/or management role in the education system.  Dependent upon the number of students in the program, students will be assigned 2 or more cases to brief for a class. (more students - less assignments)  A more in-depth syllabus will be provided upon registration in the program.
Edmonton, AB
Susan Lang