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Connecticut Legislative Committee Explains Potential New Direction for Preventing Youth Abuse

Strong teacher, coach, and volunteer background checks can help prevent abuse in schools, youth sports, and other organi...

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Did a New Orleans Charter School Rehire an Employee Fired Over Background Check Findings?

The charter school in New Orleans that faced controversy for falsifying employee background check records is back in the...

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Forensic Audit Brings New Clarity to Case Regarding Falsified Background Checks for Teachers

A forensic audit of a charter school in New Orleans has seemingly identified the person behind the school’s falsified ba...

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Does Your School Need to Review Its Teacher Background Checks?

Two recent news stories highlight the importance of regular reviews for teacher background check policies at educational...

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Questions and Answers, employee background checks, teacher background checks

What Type of Background Checks Do Schools Do?

All employers have a responsibility to ensure the safest work environment possible for their employees. Schools and scho...

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Pennsylvania Universities Win the Right to Background Check All Employees

In 2014, the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PSSHE) enacted new rules requiring criminal background check...

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Which Background Checks Are Done for Teachers?

Every state has slightly different requirements when it comes to background checks for teachers. This fact was widely di...

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Industry News, teacher background checks, Illinois

Employees Banned from Chicago Public Schools Found Jobs at Local Charter Schools

A recent audit by the Chicago Board of Education found that employees who had been banned by Chicago Public Schools were...

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Compliance and Legislation, Indiana, teacher background checks

New Indiana Teacher Background Check Bill Arouses Contentious Debates

Indiana House Bill 1068 is a piece of proposed teacher background check legislation that, if passed, would change the wa...

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Compliance and Legislation, teacher background checks, Connecticut

Connecticut Background Checks Causing Controversy

New background check procedures in Glastonbury, CT have some a bit upset about the potential of a backlog. A new policy ...

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