July 31, 2013
In late June-early July, my husband, Philadelphia Public Defender Tom Innes, and I traveled to Okinawa and Tokyo, Japan to teach trial advocacy, and lecture on both the American juvenile justice system and the "kids-for-cash" scandal in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.
July 12, 2013
In a disappointing and surprising move, the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) recently issued a proposal to expand its definition of "alternative education" while eliminating regulations governing alternative schools in New Jersey.
July 08, 2013
Nationally, nearly half of youth who age out of foster care will not complete high school on time. Youth in congregate care facilities often face the toughest educational challenges.
On July 30, from 12 - 1:30 PM, Juvenile Law Center and Education Law Center-PA are hosting a free webinar to provide information on how you can protect and advance the education rights of your clients who are in congregate care in Pennsylvania.