Education Law

Education Law Update

Use of Exclusions, Seclusions and Physical Restraints in Schools Commonly referred to as an “exclusion”, the Education Act makes it the duty of each principal in a public school to exclude any…

Read more

Our Community Outreach – 2019

It has been another busy year for the PooranLaw team as our lawyers delivered seminars in-person and online to a variety of individuals, families and community-based organizations across Ontario. Here are a…

Read more

Accessible Education Law Update

Meaningful Access to Education for Students with Disabilities Requires Meaningful Engagement in Accommodation from Schools and Families Inclusive education for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities has long been a source of…

Read more

Education: Links & Resources

Pooranlaw has gathered a wealth of resources and links for clients seeking information regarding information about Education Law in Ontario, all in a single location for ease of reference.  Check back here…

Read more

Special education in Ontario

In Ontario, the Education Act and its accompanying regulations set out a framework for identifying and accommodating the needs of “exceptional pupils” in the province’s publicly-funded primary and secondary school system. Under…

Read more