Dr. Maria Lewis
TitleAssistant Professor of Education
DepartmentEducation Policy Studies
Other Penn State AffiliationsFaculty Affiliate, Penn State Law
Areas of Expertise
EDLDR 530 Leadership for Inclusive Education
EDLDR 531 Leadership and Diversity
EDLDR 576 The Law and Education
EDLDR 577 Law and Ethics in Education
EDLDR 565 Personnel Management and Contract Administration
Education HistoryB.A., University of Chicago; J.D., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Mead, J. F., & Lewis, M. M. (2016). The Implications of the Use of Parental Choice as a Legal “Circuit Breaker”. American Educational Research Journal, 53(1), 100-131.
Lewis, M. M. (2015). Student Rights, Dignity and Marriage Equality: How LGBTQ Case Law Can Inform Our Understanding of First Amendment Jurisprudence. West's Education Law Reporter, 323(1), 1-18.
Lewis, M. M. (2014). School Discipline and the Fundamental Right to Education: The Constitutional Inadequacies of Wisconsin's Expulsion Laws. Brigham Young Journal of Law and Education, 2014(1), (pp. 41-69).