Compliance Issues

Idaho Elementary School Found Non-Compliant with Title IX Due to Sex-Segregated Classrooms

by FEMINIST NEWSWIRE on Dec 6, 2016 • 11:08 AM No Comments Last week the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in the US Department of Education (ED) determined that Idaho’s Middleton School District was in violation of Title IX for segregating elementary school students into all-girl and all-boy classrooms. A complaint filed by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) alleged […]

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Considerations for School District Sexual Misconduct Policies

Considerations for School District Sexual Misconduct Policies highlights issues for K-12 districts to consider when bringing together a multi-disciplinary team to develop sexual misconduct policies as part of their overall response to sexual misconduct. By using this document as a guide, it will enable K-12 teams to include all the essential components of a comprehensive […]

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School districts ramp up training after Forest Hills sex assault lawsuit, federal investigation

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – After watching Forest Hills Public Schools undergo a federal investigation and lawsuit for its handling of a student’s campus sex assault allegations, school districts in the region are being more proactive about training employees. “What was and is a difficult situation for Forest Hills is a learning opportunity for other school […]

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What happens when your son tells you he’s really a girl?

Source: http://www2.macleans.ca/2014/01/13/what-happens-when-your-son-tells-you-hes-really-a-girl/ What happens when your son tells you he’s really a girl Inside the families embracing the new world of gender variance by Cathy Gulli on Monday, January 13, 2014 10:25am – MacLean’s Magazine Since the summer of 2012, Olie Pullen has kept in her bedroom closet a Wonder Woman costume, which she loves, but has struggled […]

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RESOURCES FOR EFFECTIVE PREVENTION OF VIOLENCE, HARASSMENT AND BULLYING

  RESOURCES FOR EFFECTIVE PREVENTION OF VIOLENCE, HARASSMENT AND BULLYING   Prepared by Marta Larson Consultant, Ann Arbor, Michigan Email: mlarson@umich.edu   Elementary School Curriculum Materials   Anti-Bias Education: Tools for Empowering Young Children and Ourselves, by Louise Derman-Sparks and Julie Olsen Edwards. (Washington, DC: National Association for the Education of Young Children, 2010). Exploring awareness […]

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