Provides in-depth legal analysis regarding issues that directly affect the operation of schools. Another feature of each issue is the Clearinghouse, a digest of recent state and federal court decisions and state attorney generals’ opinions in the area of school law.
Contains analyses of the previous year's federal and state court decisions that affect private and public elementary and secondary schools and higher education.
Published by the Education Law Association.
Available electronically through the link in the MadCat record.
West's Education Law Digest is a subject index to case law. It is arranged alphabetically by topic, with each divided into subtopics. The digest includes cases from the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Courts of Appeal, U.S. District Courts, and state appellate courts. Important cases are summarized, with citations to the full opinions. There are also references to Corpus Jurus Secundum, West's legal encyclopedia. A companion series, West's Education Law Reporter, includes the full-text cases.
Use the "Words and Phrases" volumes to find individual decisions. Use the Descriptive-Word Index to find Digest Topics and Key Numbers. Coverage: 1981-present. Not kept up to date after 2015.
Published by the Education Law Association, this monthly digest summarizes cases arranged by subject. Coverage includes the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Courts of Appeal, U.S. District Courts, and state appellate courts.