• Sexual Assault and Misconduct
  • Media
  • K-12

Handling Sexual Misconduct in Independent Schools

21:28 minutes
May 2016

About This Podcast Episode

Learn strategies to prevent sexual misconduct at independent schools.

Key questions asked during this podcast include:

  • What should schools do when after receiving an allegation of past abusethey uncover additional incidents of past abuse?
  • What should schools do if they know of a past incident that appears to have been handled appropriately at the time, but schools suspect that there could be more allegations?
  • What should schools do if they aren’t sure if someone is going to come forward and make an allegation about past wrongdoing?
  • What has spurred an increase in media reporting on educators at independent schools engaging in sexual misconduct with students?

Among those who should listen: Student Affairs Personnel, Legal Counsel, Risk Managers, and Administrators.

Moderated by Heather Salko, Senior Risk Management Counsel, United Educators.

Key Resources

About This Podcast Episode

Learn strategies to prevent sexual misconduct at independent schools.

Key questions asked during this podcast include:

  • What should schools do when after receiving an allegation of past abusethey uncover additional incidents of past abuse?
  • What should schools do if they know of a past incident that appears to have been handled appropriately at the time, but schools suspect that there could be more allegations?
  • What should schools do if they aren’t sure if someone is going to come forward and make an allegation about past wrongdoing?
  • What has spurred an increase in media reporting on educators at independent schools engaging in sexual misconduct with students?

Among those who should listen: Student Affairs Personnel, Legal Counsel, Risk Managers, and Administrators.

Moderated by Heather Salko, Senior Risk Management Counsel, United Educators.