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Representing Students in school discipline hearings training


  • Chicago Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
  • Buckley Sandler, LLP


Martes, Febrero 28, 2017 -
De 8:30am hasta 10:30am


Buckley Sandler, LLP
353 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60654



In this training attorneys will learn how to represent students in school expulsion hearings and other education advocacy cases. You will also get the opportunity to become a volunteer with the Educational Equity Project of the Chicago Lawyers' Committee. If you are already a volunteer, you will receive a refresher on the law, legal updates, and best practices for representing young people.

Specifically the training will cover:

  • What is the School to Prison Pipeline
  • How to represent a student in a school expulsion hearing
  • SB 100: What is new and what trends we are seeing in school districts
  • Special considerations when representing young people
  • How to get involved