August, 2011

Immigrant Students’ Rights to Attend Public Schools

Immigrant Students’ Rights to Attend Public Schools   School Opening Alert As a new school year begins, this alert is a reminder that public schools, by law, must serve all children. The education of undocumented students is guaranteed by the Plyler vs. Doe decision and certain procedures must be followed when registering immigrant children in […]

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Are Pregnant Teens in Minnesota Still Being Shuffled Away From School?

August 29, 2011 http://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php?/content/article/21914-1 ST. PAUL, Minn. – When most people hear the words “Title IX,” they think of the requirement for equality of the sexes in school sports, but the law has other implications, as well. Brigid Riley, executive director of Teenwise Minnesota, says because of Title IX, schools must provide the same educational […]

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Obama’s Regulations on Sexual Assualt for College Campuses

 As the young feminist professor of Psychology and Gender Studies on campus, very often when a woman gets sexually assaulted, she comes to me.  This is part of my job, yet it devastates me every time it happens.  And it happens a lot. I am on a community college campus mostly, and so I do […]

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Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request Form

FOIA Request Form Use this form to request U.S. Department of Education records or information.

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Bullying: Tips on Ways to Stop it When You See it.

When you see a student picking on another student, do you send the bully at once to the principal’s office, or do you reprimand them right there and then in front of others? DuPont Sustainable Solutions’ training DVD, Bullying Prevention: Taking Action shows what you and your staff can do when you personally witness a […]

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