Legal Advice for School Policy — 24 results
Written by attorney James Green, almost 2 years ago.
The California BAR exam is known to be the most difficult in the country. All states' BAR exams are terrifying to recent law school grads. The exam is stressful and many students state... more
Written by attorney Matthew Keenan, about 2 years ago.
Like any good parent, you want your child to have the best education possible.Unfortunately, the school district where you live just doesnt cut it.You do have a family member, however, such... more
Written by attorney Matthew Keenan, over 2 years ago.
The city where you live does not have good schools.You really want to send your child to a neighboring school district, but you do not live there.You do, however, own some rental property.... more
Written by attorney Ivan Mousaw, over 1 year ago.
Title I, the cornerstone of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) , previously known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB), is the largest federal education program. Its... more
Written by attorney Myra Fleischer, about 1 year ago.
Sixty million American kids are heading back to school this fall. They are going to be excited, anxious, terrified, nervous, sad, happy – and so are their parents. But if you are a... more
Written by attorney Peter Lamont, 12 months ago.
A New Jersey school district will pay $75,000 to settle a claim it turned a blind eye to student bullying.
School officials dealt with the harassment by moderately punishing twelve students... more
Written by attorney Christopher Beck, over 1 year ago.
As an attorney who represents juveniles charged with a crime and as a husband of a teacher I am often asked can the ________(teacher, principal, resource officer, cop or insert... more
Written by attorney James Henderson, over 1 year ago.
Since 1984, public high school students have enjoyed a federally protected right to form student clubs on public school campuses. The Equal Access Act provides an easily understood guide... more
Written by attorney Tab Lawhorn, over 1 year ago.
When a child is in trouble at school, parents often think that their child has all the same rights as a criminal defendant. They don’t. Often times, kids will have punishment and... more
Written by attorney Christopher Zachar, about 2 years ago.
School bus accidents happen more frequently than we would like to admit. School buses lack seatbelts or other safety restraints found in other passenger vehicles. School bus injuries can... more