SCHOOL HANDBOOKS & POLICIES
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Are your handbooks keeping up with an ever-changing world of legal precedent, technology advances, and changes in societal norms? COS can comb through all your school handbooks and policies to overhaul an entire handbook — or we can modernize a single policy. Our experts have worked on school handbooks and policies for over 3000 institutions over 30 years.
How can we help?
COS Model Handbooks
COS Model Policies
COS Model Forms
- Employee Handbook Model (College)
- Employee Handbook Model (K-12)
- Family Handbook Model (K-12)
- Student Handbook Model
- Sub-contractor Handbook Model
- Academic Integrity & Honesty
- Alcohol & Other Drugs
- Copyright and Intellectual Property
- Equity, Inclusion & Non-Discrimination
- Harassment & Bullying
- Parent Expectations
- Prosocial Bystanders
- Responsible Use of Technology
- Sexual Misconduct
- Residence Life/Overnight Care Room Inspection (Health and Wellness) Checklist
- Residence Hall Staff Guidelines and Agreement
- Overnight Travel Risk Management Checklist for Supervisors
- Overnight Trips/Care Health and Wellness Checklist
- Overnight Trips/Care Inspection Notice
“I must say that I do sleep better at night knowing that our handbooks will protect us around every corner. THANK YOU!”
Ask yourself these three questions.
- Are your handbook policies definitions a match to what you teach in the classroom?
- Have you ensured your employee handbook and family handbook are congruent?
- Have you updated the definitions in your handbooks to match current definitions of sexual and discriminatory misconduct?