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THE LATEST EDITION OF THE NATIONAL REPORT CARD IS AVAILABLE HERE.

Voucher Watch

ELC and Los Angeles-based Munger, Tolles, & Olson LLP have established an initiative to track new voucher proposals and provide information and analysis of existing voucher laws in the states.

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For Parents and Advocates

Learn about laws, regulations and advocacy tools in our guides on special education, discipline, residency, homeless students, and bullying.

Abbott v. Burke

ELC represents over 300,000 low-income NJ schoolchildren in the Abbott v. Burke litigation. The Abbott decisions have been called the most important equal education rulings since Brown v. Board of Education.

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News Headlines

2017 DATA SHOWS URGENT NEED TO CHANGE GRADUATION RULES

Recently released data provides stark evidence of how many students may be at risk of not graduating from high school if new testing requirements aren't changed.

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MOST STATES SHORTCHANGE PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS DESPITE GROWING EVIDENCE THAT MONEY MATTERS

The 7th edition of ELC's Is School Funding Fair? A National Report Card again shows public school funding in most states is unfair and inequitable.

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MOVING NEW JERSEY TO SCHOOL FUNDING ADEQUACY

NJ took a small step towards adequacy funding for all public school children in the FY18 Budget. That progress needs to continue.

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A WIN FOR ARIZONA PUBLIC SCHOOL CHILDREN

An Arizona judge ruled last month that proponents of private school vouchers lacked standing to block a voter referendum on a massive expansion of the state's ESA voucher program.

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ELC AND ACNJ RELEASE SCHOOL DISCIPLINE ADVOCACY GUIDE FOR STUDENTS, PARENTS AND STAKEHOLDERS

A new advocacy guide, “School Discipline in New Jersey: A Toolkit for Students, Families and Advocates,has been released by ELC and ACNJ. 

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