The next Scalia?

Reading Neil Gorsuch’s opinions on education-related cases offers a few insights on how he might respond in future decisions. In this season of presidential appointments, we’ve all been watching as [...]

February 8th, 2017|

Speak freely to the school board

School boards can enact rules about public comments at their meetings, but they cannot impede someone’s right to speak, whether they are employees or the public. Access and input to [...]

January 23rd, 2017|

Expanded support for homeless students

Federal requirements for protecting educational access for homeless children expands even as their numbers also increase. What homeless children need most of all is a home. While they are experiencing [...]

October 25th, 2016|

The legacy of Justice Antonin Scalia

Justice Antonin Scalia had a profound effect on the U.S. Supreme Court, consistently adhering to and promoting, sometimes scornfully, a strict constructionist application of the U.S. Constitution. The U.S. Supreme [...]

August 31st, 2016|