The Court’s historic decision in Vergara v. California reaffirmed the fundamental, Constitutional right of every student to learn from effective teachers and have an equal opportunity to succeed in school. This video highlights the nine students, with the help of their parents and others, who thought enough to stand up for quality education for all.

Listen to the plaintiffs’ perspective on the opening day of the trial.

Visit to read more about the case, opening and closing argument videos, the case time tracker and the research used to argue the case.

Read the decision handed down by the Honorable Rolf M. Treu.

Kudos to Student Matters that documented the proceedings. We now have a visual account that will last through the ages. History was made and recorded!


Student Matters also posted clips from the trial on Vimeo.