Thorough and Efficient? A video short on Pennsylvania’s Education Funding Lawsuit
Law Center executive director Jennifer Clarke will be part of a panel to discuss the Roberts Court and the Constitution on Monday, November 24.
Join us December 2 for a free session to delve into the nitty gritty of legal land access and preservation for gardens, farms, and other community-managed open spaces. Reserve your spot.
Join us on Saturday, December 13 from 8:30-3:00 to learn the specifics of the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act disciplinary protections as they apply to children with disabilities. Purchase tickets here
On October 30, 2014, the Law Center filed a class action lawsuit against the School District of Philadelphia for violating special education law by unilaterally assigning Extended School Year services to students with disabilities without making individual determinations. (more…)
Read on to see the video… (more…)
The Law Center recently signed on to The Coalition to Prevent Chemical Disaster’s extensive technical comments regarding the EPA’s Request for Information. (more…)
Our school funding lawsuit filed on November 10 garnered lots of media attention. Read on for a list of articles since filing. (more…)
Parents and School Districts File Suit against Pennsylvania State Officials for Failing to Maintain a Fair and Adequate System of Public Education (more…)
On October 21, 2014, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court agreed to hear our appeal in a pair of Right-to-Know Law cases related to how the Department of Public Welfare (DPW) uses taxpayer dollars to provide dental care to low-income children in Medicaid. (more…)