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    ELA's 67th Annual Conference is a "hybrid" event scheduled to take place Oct. 20-23, 2021 in San Antonio, Texas, and virtually. Click here for information about the conference content, fees and registration, hotel reservations, and submitting nominations for ELA awards to be presented at the conference.

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    ELA is now a virtual organization! Our mailing address is P.O. Box 45593, Westlake, OH 44145. Please contact ELA by email at , or by phone (voicemail) or fax at 833-ELA-1954 (833-352-1954).

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Education Law Association is the premier forum for current, aspiring, or retired professionals involved in public and private K-12 or higher education, in legal practice, as well as in policy organizations, who are interested in practical knowledge, scholarship, and interdisciplinary dialogue about education law.

A nonprofit member association, ELA offers its uniquely diverse membership unbiased information about current legal issues affecting education and the rights of those involved in education. For education professionals and legal advocates serving educational institutions, or for other clients engaged with them, we have been an indispensable resource since 1954.

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Membership in Education Law Association gives you access to a host of professional events, from our popular annual conference to regional seminars and webinars. Earn discounts on all of these, including free admission to most webinars, with your membership. Discover the entire range of benefits when you belong to ELA.

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    Publications

    Orders for individual print books can be placed online through our bookstore at the link below.

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    How to Contact ELA

    ELA is now a virtual organization! Our mailing address is P.O. Box 45593, Westlake, OH 44145. Please contact ELA by email at , or by phone (voicemail) or fax at 833-ELA-1954 (833-352-1954).

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    • P. Zirkel's Special Ed Legal Alert - June 2021

    • May ED LAW Update

    • Introductory Issue of ED LAW Update - April 2021

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    Book Study on "School House Burning"

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    1:00 - 3:00 p.m. EDT

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    ELA's 67th Annual Conference is a "hybrid" event scheduled to take place Oct. 20-23, 2021 in San Antonio, Texas, and virtually. The event attracts scholars and practitioners from all over the U.S. and Canada and a number of other countries.

    This uniquely diverse gathering draws attorneys, professors, education leaders and administrators, graduate and law students, teachers, public officials, consultants, reporters, and other stakeholders from the worlds of PreK-12 and higher education; public, private, and charter; colleges of education and law schools; plaintiff- and defense-side; and labor and management.

    It's an extraordinarily welcoming gathering that offers the richness of programming this diversity makes possible. Virtual participants will be able to view featured programming in real time and recordings of other sessions at their own convenience.

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