Calendar of Events


Education Law: A Year in Review (Registration Required)


  • Education Law and Policy Institute, Loyola University Chicago School of Law


Tuesday, June 27, 2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm


Loyola University Chicago School of Law
25 E. Pearson St.
Power Rogers and Smith Ceremonial Courtroom, 10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60402



This event begins with a lunchtime discussion of current education issues in Chicago and the interconnections with youth violence and entry into the juvenile justice system.

Following the panel will be a seminar that includes the following topics:

  • special education and the Supreme Court's 2017 decision in Endrew F. vs. Douglas County School District;
  • changes in immigration policy and their implications for students, families and schools;
  • educational labor relations issues in a shifting national labor environment; and
  • an update on the 2017 Illinois legislative session and the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

Lunch will be provided, and a reception will follow the seminar.

The full agenda is available here.

This program has been approved by the Illinois MCLE Board for 5 total hours of MCLE credit; 3 of these hours have been approved by the ILSCCP to be offered as Professional Responsibility credit.