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Advisory Board for the CSEC Action Team

The California Child Welfare Council’s Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) Action Team is a multidisciplinary body, comprised of substantive and

Independent Study Rights for Students in California

Read our September 2021 letter to the California Department of Education and State Board of Education urging better support for

Denise Cowan v. Bolivar County Board of Education

On May 17, 1954, the United States Supreme Court issued the landmark decision of Brown v. Board of Education, holding

D.P. v. School Board of Palm Beach County

Police employed by the School District of Palm Beach County illegally use the Florida Mental Health Act, also known as

Tonisha Smith V. Alameda County

Under California law, every youth in foster care is entitled to a safe place to live at all times. With

Know Your Enrollment Rights - For Students Experiencing Homelessness or Housing Insecurity in Washington DC

Are you a student in D.C.

experiencing homelessness or housing instability and have questions about school enrollment? Check out this

Women’s Student Union v. U.S. Department of Education

The Women’s Student Union (WSU) at Berkeley High School in Berkeley, California filed a legal challenge to Trump-era Department of

Protecting the Rights of Unaccompanied Immigrant Children in California (2021) - AB 1140 (Rivas)

AB 1140 will clarify the responsibilities of the California Office of the Foster Care Ombudsperson, and their jurisdiction, to provide

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