June, 2013

Notices of Non-Discrimination: posting in other languages

A school district must publish a notice that it does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs or activities. The notice must also state that inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations may be referred to the Title IX coordinator or to OCR. The notice must be […]

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Tips for Talking to Children About Marriage Equality

Tips for Talking to Children About Marriage Equality Posted by Rohmteen Mokhtari, June 26, 2013 With all the media attention on the Supreme Court’s historic marriage equality rulings, some parents and teachers may initially feel a little anxious about discussing the topic with their children or students. Sometimes talking to children about LGBT issues seem […]

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As Title IX turns 41, nine notable US female Olympic athletes.

SOURCE: http://olympictalk.nbcsports.com/2013/06/23/as-title-ix-turns-41s-nine-notable-us-female-olympic-athletes/ Call it a double. June 23 is Olympic Day and the 41st anniversary of the passage of Title IX. Here, to commemorate, are nine female Olympians who made an impact in their sport. One of the greatest female athletes of all time, Jackie Joyner-Kersee left a lasting impression on the sport of track and […]

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ESPN Films’s Nine for IX docuseries

Imagine if some of the most iconic moments in sports history never came to be: members of the USA soccer team ripping off their jerseys in pure joy after winning the 1999 Women’s World Cup, the Williams sisters dominating the U.S. Open in 2001, the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team winning an unprecedented 90 […]

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Transgender 6-year-old wins civil rights case to use girls’ bathroom

A transgender 6-year-old who identifies as a female should be allowed to use the girls’ bathroom at her elementary school even though she was born a male, the Colorado Civil Rights Division ruled on Sunday. read more ………..

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