Christine Rienstra Kiracofe, a professor in the NIU College of Education’s Department of Leadership, Educational Psychology and Foundations, has been named co-editor of Education Law Into Practice (ELIP).
ELIP is a special section of West’s Education Law Reporter and sponsored by the Education Law Association.
It publishes short, practical pieces on topics in education law that are important to practitioners, scholars and attorneys. These pieces include practical and useful checklists, charts, sample forms, model policies, sample memoranda, sample documents, procedural guidelines and short articles that are thoroughly supported by citations to statutes and case law.
All manuscripts are subject to a peer-review process.
Kiracofe, an adjunct professor in the NIU College of Law, teaches education law, education finance and legal aspects of school business management. She has authored more than 30 articles, books and book chapters, and her work has been cited in law reviews, education finance literature and court documents.
She recently was elected to the Board of Directors of the Education Law Association.