Fact Sheet

School Discipline in Pennsylvania

This fact sheet, updated in March, 2016, covers the basics of school discipline in Pennsylvania. This fact sheet applies to all public...Read More



Testimony to Pittsburgh Public Schools on need for inclusive policies and reduction in exclusionary discipline (May 2016)

In May 2016, ELC Staff Attorney Cheryl Kleiman testified at a Pittsburgh Public School Board hearing about the need to co-construct...Read More


News Room

ACLU and Education Law Center Sue School District of Lancaster for Illegally Denying Immigrant Youth an Education

July 19, 2016 LANCASTER, PA - The ACLU of Pennsylvania, the Education Law Center, and pro bono counsel Pepper Hamilton...Read More