Title IX Teaching Tools

What to do when K-12 schools don’t follow Title IX – Adele P. Kimmel

In this excerpt from Sexual Harassment: Not in Our School! Public Justice Senior Attorney Adele P. Kimmel explains schools’ responsibilities to address sexual harassment and assault. Watch the full video at http://bit.ly/2q6dVqt and Part 2 at http://bit.ly/2pvZZs8 Sexual Harassment: Not in Our School! is an empowering video for middle and high school students, K-12 parents, […]

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The Nexus of Autism and Title IX

Source: https://www.insidehighered.com/views/2018/02/08/colleges-should-understand-special-issues-related-autism-and-title-ix-opinion Colleges should understand the special issues related to autism and Title IX (opinion) Submitted by Lee Burdette Williams on February 8, 2018 – 3:00am The call came from a former colleague who coaches college students on the autism spectrum. “We’ve got someone who’s in trouble, and we could use some advice. It’s one of […]

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The Preventable Problem That Schools Ignore

Source: https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2017/12/the-preventable-problem-that-schools-ignore/547604/ Educators are ill-equipped to help victims of dating violence. Nearly 1.5 million high-school students in the U.S. are physically abused by dating partners every year. More than one-third of 10th-graders (35 percent) have been physically or verbally abused by dating partners, while a similar percentage are perpetrators of such abuse. Youth from low-income backgrounds, those from marginalized racial and ethnic groups, and LGBTQ students […]

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Section 504 – Resources & Training

Source: http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/dse/504/   Section 504 Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (34 C.F.R. Part 104) is a federal civil rights statute that assures individuals will not be discriminated against based on their disability. All school districts that receive federal funding are responsible for the implementation of this law. Section 504 protects a student with […]

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What’s Lost As Scouting Goes Coed

Source: http://www.weeklystandard.com/whats-lost-as-scouting-goes-coed/article/2010089   What’s Lost As Scouting Goes Coed Opportunities for single-sex socialization are dwindling, and that’s a problem. 4:57 AM, OCT 17, 2017 | By ALICE B. LLOYD Reasons for an institution like the Boy Scouts of America to go coed fall into roughly two camps. First, there’s the stark reality of dwindling membership: The Scouts are […]

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