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
A monthly electronic newsletter of the latest Illinois school law news. Subscribe now.

The Year in Review: The Highlights and Lowlights of Illinois School Law
2020 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 2021.

2021 Student Handbook Checklist
Our annually updated checklist of the topics that are legally required (and recommended) to be in your student handbook and/or provided to parents/guardians in some manner. This publication is an invaluable guide for those working on handbook updates. Order your copy here.

HLERK Title IX Resource Materials
To assist school districts with implementing the amended Title IX sexual harassment regulations (effective August 14, 2020), we developed 16 resource materials. The Title IX resource materials are designed to support a school district’s response, investigation, and determination regarding sexual harassment allegations consistent with the requirements set forth in the amended Title IX regulations. Our resources are aligned with and reference the applicable IASB PRESS policies and administrative procedures. Additionally, they can be tailored for your school district. More information is available HERE. You can purchase the HLERK Title IX Resource Materials by clicking HERE for the order form.

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 went 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.