Member Groups

Education Law

Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Education Law Section

  • to enhance the knowledge and professional capabilities of lawyers who are engaged in one or more aspects of school law whether from the perspective of a public or private educational institution or agency, school board or district, union or association, certified or noncertified employees and administrators, parents or guardians, students, taxpayers, or the public generally;
  • to monitor developments and disseminate information on all relevant legal matters;
  • to assist in the improvement of legal practices in school law-related areas;
  • to study and recommend solutions to various problems involving school law;
  • to study, prepare, make recommendations, oppose, or promote proposed legislation and regulation in the field;
  • to explain the ramifications of legislation, regulations, or case law; to promote communication among lawyers in this field; and
  • to present seminars, newsletters, and conferences in furtherance of these goals.

Related Articles

Current Newsletter — January 2015

Past Newsletter Issues


Recent Related Cases

Illinois Supreme Court

School Districts
Lutkauskas v. Ricker

Illinois Appellate Court

School Districts
James v. The Board of Education of the City of Chicago

7th Circuit

Americans with Disabilities Act
Novak v. Bd. of Trustees of Southern Illinois University

Join This Section Today

Tools and Resources

Leadership

Illinois Law Consumer Videos

Videos produced in cooperation with ISBA Sections and Committees. See all Illinois Law videos on YouTube.