English learner / migrant / homeless

Flyer for Forum on Court School

Announcement of Forum entitled "Education Reform's Missed Opportunity: Young People in California's Court Schools MORE

Educators Routinely Ignore a Captive Audience- Schools in Juvenile Justice Get an F

Educators Routinely Ignore a Captive Audience - Schools in Juvenile Hall Get An F. - Article reporting on a study conducted by the Youth Law Center about the failure of juvenile court schools to educ... MORE

Press Release - Educational Injustice

Press Release on the report "Educational Injustice: Barriers to Achievement and Higher Education for Youth in California's Juvenile Court Schools. MORE

Educational Injustice: Barriers to Achievement and Higher Education for Youth in California Juvenile Court Schools

Report by the Youth Law Center of the of the barriers to education for youth confined to detention facilities within California’s juvenile justice system. In the report, Youth Law Center examines ar... MORE

Executive Summary: Educational Injustice: Barriers to Achievement and Higher Education for Youth in California Juvenile Court Schools

Summary of Report detailing a study of the education system for youth confined to detention facilities within California’s juvenile justice system. In the report, entitled Educational Injustice: Bar... MORE

Alejo v. O'Connell Petition

The Youth Law Center and the California Rural Legal Assistance filed a lawsuit, Alejo v. O'Connell, challenging the cancellation of monitoring reviews of Homeless, Neglected or Delinquent, Migrant and... MORE

Education Issues Impacting Youth in the Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Systems

This is a training outline that covers education issues impacting both juvenile justice and foster care youth. It was distributed at a training held on June 29, 2009. MORE

Understanding the Educational Needs of English Learner & Migrant Foster Youth - Powerpoint Presentation

This powerpoint covers issues related to the eligibility of foster youth for programs designed to meet the needs of English Learner and Migrant students. This powerpoint was presented at the "Californ... MORE

Policy Brief - Academic Supports

This California Foster Youth Education Task Force's policy brief descibes the various special academic supports for foster youth:  Students "at risk for retention", access to quality services to me... MORE

Pazmiño v. California Board of Education Settlement Agreement

Pazmiño v. California Board of Education was a lawsuit filed by immigrant children, parents, teachers, and nonprofit educational organizations against the California Department of Education (CDE) and... MORE

Pazmiño v. California Board of Education Alternatie Writ of Mandate

Pazmiño v. California Board of Education was a lawsuit filed by immigrant children, parents, teachers, and nonprofit educational organizations against the California Department of Education (CDE) and... MORE

Pazmiño v. California Board of Education Petition and Complaint

Pazmiño v. California Board of Education was a lawsuit filed by immigrant children, parents, teachers, and nonprofit educational organizations against the California Department of Education (CDE) and... MORE