To provide the various disciplines within the school environment with a working knowledge of the requirements and limitations placed on them and on S.R.O.’s/L.E.O.’s as mandated by Georgia law.

  • Identify, understand and be able to apply the basic principles of the 4th Amendment including, but not limited to, terms such as the exclusionary rule, probable cause, reasonable expectation of privacy and articulable, reasonable suspicion as applied within the school setting;

  • Discuss Mandated Reporter requirements;

  • Discuss reporting responsibilities to the GDOE (i.e., fire/inclement weather drills, etc.);

  • Discuss the current issues faced by today’s schools and the applicable law/programs available to assist in addressing these issues;

  • Discuss practical scenarios