Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

TASB's online resources for Texas public schools

Legal

  • TASB Legal Services' article Board Training Announcement after COVID-19 Waiver Expiration (pdf) reviews the effect of the commissioner’s board training waiver in 2020 and discusses how to address its expiration and announce board member’s continuing education requirements in 2021.
  • TASB Legal Services’ article Virtual Training and the Open Meetings Act (pdf) answers questions about how the Open Meetings Act (OMA) applies to regional and local school board training and how to access continuing education through online options.

Risk management

Special populations resources


TASB Legal Services telephone consultation service

Contact TASB Legal Services at legal@tasb.org or 800.580.5345 for questions concerning the legal implications of any COVID-19-related issues your district is confronting, or any other legal questions your district has. The TASB Legal Line can be accessed by the decision makers of the district at no additional charge to the district.


TASB resources for community colleges

  • TASB College eLaw contains a collection of coronavirus resources for community college officials and the college community.
  • Community colleges may contact TASB Community College Services at colleges@tasb.org or 800.580.1488 for questions concerning the legal implications of any COVID-19-related issues your college is confronting, or any other legal questions your college has. Decision makers at the college may obtain legal advice from Community College Services at no additional charge to the college.

Additional resources

Updated October 26, 2021