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Civics in our schools (Homes and communities) 2015 By Sandra Lin Sweeney Law Related Education for the Public, June 2015 The author considers civics education in schools and whether and how more students can become engaged.
Case summary: Clarke v. Community Unit School District No. 303, 971 N.E. 2D 1163, 361 Ill. Dec. 641, 282 Ed. Law Rep. 616(2nd Dist. 2012) By Everett E. Nicholas, Jr. Education Law, March 2013 On June 20, 2012 the Appellate Court for the Second District rendered a decision addressing a school district’s alleged decision to reorganize attendance centers because of decreasing enrollment.