A School Board Member's Handbook

A School Board Member’s Handbook 
A concise guide for board members and administrators alike, filled with short, easily understandable summaries of virtually all the major laws affecting Illinois public schools. Order a set for your board today.

The Extra Mile Newsletter

The Extra Mile Newsletter
A monthly newsletter of the latest Illinois school law news. Subscribe for the electronic version, the print version, or both.

The Year in Review

The Year in Review: The Highlights and Lowlights of Illinois School Law
2016 Conference Handbook
An important desk reference summarizing the top legal issues of the year for Illinois schools and cooperatives. This is the handbook to our annual fall seminar, co-sponsored by IASA. Order your copy today, and mark your calendar for the upcoming conference in October 2017.

Student Handbook Checklist

2017 Student Handbook Checklist
Our annually updated checklist of all the topics that are legally required to be in your student handbook (or given to parents in some manner). This publication is an invaluable guide for those working on handbook updates. Order your copy here.

SB100 Model Documents
PRESS Policy Revisions; and Student Discipline Checklist and Model Discipline Letters can be ordered HERE.

Model Residency Documents
HLERK has prepared model residency documents to reflect the new changes to Illinois’ residency law, which go into effect on January 1, 2017. The model residency documents include model residency administrative procedures, residency verification forms, affidavits, and notification and decision letters. You can purchase the model residency documents by clicking HERE for the order form. In addition, our article on the changes to the law can be found HERE.