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Stop Penalizing Boys for Not Being Able to Sit Still at School

Why teachers should embrace learning differences in boys Upon reviewing some paperwork from the previous school year, New Hampshire middle-school teacher Jessica Lahey said she noticed she disciplined male students much more often than female students. She writes in this commentary that the traditional classroom model may not work for boys, who are statistically more […]

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Play By The Rules – Great Free Curriculum

Play by the Rules is a promising award winning program developed by the Alabama Center for Law & Civic Education to teach law to youth to develop their sense of civic responsibility and provide them with the tools they need to prevent crime, save lives and build safer communities. The Play by the Rules program is proudly brought […]

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Another Title IX Retaliation Lawsuit Emerges

Source: College Sports Business News Floodgates of litigation opening Texas A&M’s former head diving coach, Kevin Wright, has filed a Title IX retaliation lawsuit. He was fired in September from his position as head coach. The lawsuit alleges that he was terminated in retaliation for reporting concerns about gender discrimination in athletics.  Wright has filed […]

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Sample Grievance, Complaint, Investigation forms

Sample Grievance, Complaint, Investigation forms can be found at: http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/cwp/view.asp?a=2681&q=322602   Many thanks to Tim  Connor, Assistant Superintendent of Hampden-Wilbraham RSD and Randy Ross of the New England Equity Assistance Center for providing these forms.   Here is a note from Randy: “Most of these materials are from Hampden-Wilbraham RSD.  These files are from their […]

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YEAR IN REVIEW: Anoka-Hennepin School District seeks to make progress after challenging times

Source: Press & News By Mindy Mateuszczyk on January 3, 2013 at 12:03 am Anoka-Hennepin School District made national headlines for its sexual orientation policy in 2011, which led to breaking more news in 2012 with a consent decree resulting from a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by six students in 2011. Here’s a look at some of the […]

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