This is an unofficial website devoted to Title IX for Connecticut schools. The target audience is Title IX Coordinators.
It is not endorsed by any government agency. Information contained here should not be construed as legal advice.
Title IX is a federal law that was passed in 1972 to ensure that male and female students and employees in educational settings are treated equally and fairly. It protects against discrimination based on gender. The preamble states:
No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving federal assistance.
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 to the Civil Rights Act of 1964