DMD Professional Development: Professional Meetings and Visitations

School employees may be permitted to attend meetings of professional organizations during a work day, with pay, if a direct school-related purpose will be accomplished. Such release time shall not be granted if the meetings are primarily to pursue the business of the organization. Atty. Gen. Op. MW-89 (1979)

Adopted: 5/14/83
Amended: 5/26/94
Reviewed: 1/26/96, 3/24/00, 3/21/03