Human Resources

  • Human Resources | A careful self-audit of your wage-and-hour program may be a better step than inviting the DOL into your school for this program. By James E. Fagan, Offit Kurman James E. Fagan Principal, ...

  • Human Resources | Schools re-examine their practices for preventing sexual harassment in the era of #MeToo. “If people do come forward and we don’t do anything, we are de facto condoning the behavior. As a result, we ...

  • Human Resources | Transgender individuals make up just 0.6 percent of the population, but schools should prepare policies to address them because of potential complications involving accommodations as well as a risk ...

  • Human Resources | Article by Grace H. Lee, Esq. Two Department of Labor opinion letters issued April 12 provide clarity on issues that often perplex independent schools in relation to the Family and Medical Leave ...

  • Human Resources | By screening candidates for empathy and adaptability, this school gets better-fitting hires. Article by Beth Lucas, Charlotte Latin School From the May/June 2018 Net Assets magazine Recruitment ...

  • Human Resources | Staff quality “goes up in years and down in minutes.” Don’t risk even one poor hiring decision. The best way to build enrollment is to hire and retain the best faculty for your school, argued Scott ...

  • Human Resources | Article by Grace H. Lee Several areas of employment law that impact independent schools are currently in flux due to pending legislation and court cases. Legal experts at the 2018 SHRM Employment ...

  • Human Resources | A departing employee’s final paycheck and exit interview are only the beginning of a successful offboarding practice. Everyone is watching. From the January/February 2018 Net Assets magazine ...

  • Human Resources | Statements like “We’ve never had an incident” support an atmosphere of complacency. Article by Aaron Lundberg, Praesidium From the January/February 2018 Net Assets magazine By now, no ...

  • Human Resources | Overseeing the HR function is a tough job. And someone at every independent school has got to do it. Article by Donna Davis From the January/February 2018   Net Assets magazine . This is the ...