Lori M. Gaines commenced her career in special education as a teacher, having earned... more
Lori M. Gaines commenced her career in special education as a teacher, having earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Special Education, summa cum laude, from New York University, and a Mater of Arts degree in Special Education, summa cum laude, from Teachers College, Columbia University. Lori taught in an out-of-district special educatino school in New York City and then in San Diego. Durin... view profile
Education laws relate to how our schools operate. They cover matters like educational standards, school district and school board authority, student attendance, discipline, and dress code requirements. An education lawyer advises school districts and school boards and represents them in disputes with students, teachers, and parents. Education lawyers also represent parents who have issues with their children's education. For example, if you think your child has been improperly suspended from school, an education lawyer will help you determine if challenging the suspension is within your legal rights.