The Legal ABCs of DAEPs

The Legal ABCs of DAEPs webinar provides an overview of the legal landscape concerning Texas’ Disciplinary Alternative Education Programs (DAEPs). With an objective to review key basics (or the ABCs) of DAEPs, this webinar promises to provide guidance to some commonly asked questions associated with maintaining a safe, secure, and effective DAEP environment and related legal requirements. From discussing the standard operations of DAEPs to behavior management & student discipline to counseling & support services, we invite all educators who work with DAEPs to join us for this session.


Academics, Development, and Operations

  • DAEP Defined
  • DAEP Discipline Offense Types and Terms
  • Academic Course Requisites
  • Standards of Operations and Statutory Requirements

Behavior Management and Student Discipline Techniques

  • Student Discipline
  • Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS)
  • Statutory Transition Requirements
  • Law Enforcement
  • Search and Seizure
  • School Safety and Security

Counseling, Advising, and Student Supports

  • Support, program, and social services
  • Mental and Behavioral Health Resources