Fact Sheet

Pennsylvania’s New Truancy Law

Governor Wolf signed new truancy legislation into law on Thursday, November 3, 2016. Here is an overview of key provisions.



Meeting the Needs of English Language Learners, Immigrant Families & Limited English Proficient Parents

Education Law Center Staff Attorney Kristina Moon presented testimony on March 16, 2017 to the Philadelphia School Reform Commission on how the...Read More


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Federal Judge Orders Lancaster School District to Immediately Transfer Refugee Students from Alternative School

August 26, 2016 LANCASTER, PA – Following a five-day trial, a federal judge ruled today that the School District of...Read More