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U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights Case Processing Manual Update

U.S. Department of Education Releases Proposed Title IX Rule

New Uncertainty on Title IX

House Democrats say they will fight DeVos' proposal on school sexual assault

Department of Education Ignored Widespread Support of Obama Administration Title IX Sexual Violence Guidance

Here’s The Most Alarming Part of Betsy DeVos’ Proposed Sexual Misconduct Guidelines

Detailed, Annotated Summary of OCR’s “Q&A on Campus Sexual Misconduct” from ATIXA

ATIXA Response to September 7, 2017 DeVos Press Conference

DeVos to Revamp Title IX Guidance on Sex Assaults on College Campus

September 22, 2017 Q&A on Campus Sexual Misconduct

September 22, 2017 Dear Colleague Letter

ATIXA Statement on the Rescission of Previous Title IX Guidance and Issuance of Interim Guidance

Democrats Introduce Bill That Would Turn Title IX Guidelines Into Law

Trump Administration Quietly Rolls Back Civil Rights Efforts Across Federal Government

New U.S. Sexual Misconduct Rules Bolster Rights of Accused and Protect Colleges

Don’t Believe Betsy DeVos. Title IX Already Has a Fair Process for Students Accused of Sexual Assault

Education Department: ‘We Are Law Enforcement Officials, Not…Social Justice People'

SurvJustice Joins 11 Other Organizations to Request Correction and Rescission of DeVos’ 2017 Dear Colleague Letter Pursuant to the Information Quality Act

Betsy DeVos and the Department of Education Get Sued for Abandoning Discrimination Complaints

Kenneth Marcus Narrowly Wins Senate Approval for Top Civil Rights Post

DeVos Has Scuttled More Than 1200 Civil Rights Probes Inherited From Obama

DeVos Education Department Begins Dismissing Civil Rights Cases in Name of Efficiency

DeVos Rewrites Rules for School Civil Rights Probes

School Federal Funding Searchable Database

The Education Department Says It Won't Act On Transgender Student Bathroom Access

Marcus Nomination to OCR Advances

OCR Resolution Letters mentioned in the September 2017 Interim Guide

Title IX Failures

OCR Issues new Online Investigation Tracker

Detailed, Annotated Summary of OCR’s “Q&A on Campus Sexual Misconduct”

Betsy DeVos Underestimates The Anti-Rape Movement On Campus

OCR Closes Four-Year Systemic Review at CU Boulder

Tyler Kingkade of Buzzfeed Fact-Checks DeVos and Interim Guidance

Evaluation of Existing Regulations

The Transcript Of Betsy DeVos' Title IX Speech Lays Out Her Plan For Revamping The System

Education Secretary Announces Intent to Change OCR Title IX Enforcement

Letter from Congress to Secretary DeVos

DeVos civil rights chief apologizes for remarks on sexual assault

Butte-Glenn Community College District, Letter of Findings, July 2017

Federal Sex-Assault Investigations Are Being Resolved More Often. These 11 Cases Show How.

Federal Government Investigating Anchorage School District's Handling of Sexual Violence Report

U.S. Asks Court to Put Hold on Lawsuit as It Reviews 2011 Title IX Guidance

A Failed Defense of Federal Meddling in College Discipline

College Lawyers Welcome New Clarity of Education Department's Office for Civil Rights

OCR Instructions to the Field re: Scope of Complaints

Pinnacle Career Institute Resolution Agreement

 OCR Letter to Western Illinois University 2016

California State University, Bakersfield Letter 2015

Trump Administration Plans to Minimize Civil Rights Efforts in Agencies

Civil rights enforcement is needed, when some school administrators call sexual harassment merely "urban culture"

U.S. Education Department Reaches Agreement with Palo Alto Unified School District to Ensure Prompt, Equitable Responses to Reports of Violations of Title IX

FAQ on the Withdrawal of Federal Guidance on Transgender Students

U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of Justice Issue Dear Colleague Letter Withdrawing Statements of Policy and Guidance on Transgender Students

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Issues Statement on New Title IX Guidance

Families Advocating for Campus Equality (FACE) Criticizes Obama Administration Last-Minute Efforts to Reinforce Title IX Overreach

Letter to President-Elect Donald Trump from Democrat Senators on Title IX and the April 2011 DCL, January 2017

OCR Agreement with Chicago Public School District #299 (Chicago, IL, 2015)

OCR Agreement with Township High School District 211 (Palantine, IL, 2015)

11/12/15 OCR Letter re: Awarding scholarhips up to the full cost of attendance

OCR Requirements Under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Modified 10/15/15

OCR Clarification Letter: 62 IDELR 185 (December 16, 2013)

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Education Dept. Defends Its Approach to Title IX in Face of Senate Pressure

Republicans Push Education Department To Defend Its Handling Of Sexual Assault Cases

Federal Authorities Investigating Sexual Violence Complaints at Several Area Colleges

Must vs. Should

Sex-Based Harassment: Anoka-Hennepin School District

Notre Dame and UChicago Face New Federal Investigations for Potential Title IX Violations

What It Took to Resolve a Federal Sexual-Assault Investigation at UVa (subscription required)

Resolution Agreement Re: Erie Community College, No. 02-14-2223

Resolution Letter Re: Erie Community College, No. 02-14-2223

Title IX: Interscholastic Athletics: Wake County Public School System (NC) (11-11-1040); Houston Independent School District (TX) (06-11-1061); Columbus City Schools (OH) (15-11-1036); Deer Valley Unified School District (AZ) (08-11-1030)

22 Senators Request Increased Funding for OCR

Interpreting Regulations

U.S. Department of Education Releases Report on Office for Civil Rights to Ensure Educational Equity for All Students

U.S. Departments of Education and Justice Release Joint Guidance to Help Schools Ensure the Civil Rights of Transgender Students

College Cancels 'Men in Literature' Course, Says It's Too Focused On Men

Former U-Va. Law Student Files Suit Challenging Federal Sexual Assault Directive

This Georgia Lawmaker Is a Champion for College Men Accused of Rape. And He's Winning.

Dorchester County School District Two, South Carolina, Resolution Agreement, June 2016

Dorchester County School District Two, South Carolina, Letter of Findings, June 2016

How to Use The Chronicle's Title IX Tracker, and What We've Learned

GreatSchools to Collaborate With U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights Highlighting Access to Educational Equity and Opportunity Nationwide

Dear Colleague Letter on Gender Equity in Career and Technical Education

Office for Civil Rights Reaches Settlement with Dorchester County School District Two in South Carolina Over Transgender Discrimination

Working to Prevent Discrimination Involving Religion at Schools and Universities

Resolution Agreement: Fort Zumwalt R-II School District, OCR Docket Number 07141106

Minot State University Resolution Agreement

Letter to Minot State University President Steven Shirley

U.S.: Kansas State Must Investigate Off-Campus Assaults

OCR Reaches Resolution Agreement with N.D. University

Feds open new probe of UVa over sex assault handling

Oklahoma Wesleyan Joins Lawsuit Challenging Education Departments Title IX Guidance

Frostburg State University Resolution Agreement

Frostburg State University President, Response Letter

Frostburg State University Letter, September 2016

Settlement Agreement between The United States of America and Wheaton College

Justice Department Reaches Settlement to Address and Prevent Sexual Assault and Harassment at Wheaton College

Township High School District 211 ORC Resolution Agreement, December 2015

ATIXA Wesley College Letter on OCR Title IX Resolution Letter

Education Department Opens Civil Rights Investigation at Baylor University

OCR Concludes Investigation of Occidental College

37-page OCR Letter Details Compliance Issues at UNM

A Closer Look at 7 Common Requirements in Resolved Federal Sex-Assault Inquiries

Justice Department: HB2 violates Civil Rights

U.S. Directs Public Schools to Allow Transgender Access to Restrooms

U.S. Department of Education and Justice Release Joint Guidance to Help Schools Ensure the Civil Rights of Transgender Students

Ed. Dept. Releases Guidance on Career and Tech Ed

Former UVA Law Student Sues Department of Education

There Are Far More Title IX Investigations Of Colleges Than Most People Know

Feds open new probe of UVa over sex assault handling

Students Accused of Sexual Misconduct had Title IX Rights Violated by Wesley College, Says U.S. Department of Education

Policy

Feds Aim for Fall Release of Campus Sexual Misconduct Rule

Tyler Kingkade of Buzzfeed Fact-Checks DeVos and Interim Guidance

Evaluation of Existing Regulations

The Transcript Of Betsy DeVos' Title IX Speech Lays Out Her Plan For Revamping The System

Education Secretary Announces Intent to Change OCR Title IX Enforcement

Letter from Congress to Secretary DeVos

U.S. Asks Court to Put Hold on Lawsuit as It Reviews 2011 Title IX Guidance

OCR Instructions to the Field re: Scope of Complaints

Dear Colleague Letter Title IX Coordinators Letter April 2015

Dear Colleague Letter April 2013

Sexual Harassment Letter 2006

Title IX Grievance Procedures

Title VI and Title IX Religious Discrimination in Schools and Colleges

Title IX Guidance Final Letter

Know Your Rights April 2014

Clarification of Intercollegiate Athletics Policy Guidance

A Policy Interpretation Title IX Intercollegiate Athletics

Dear Colleague Letter on Gender Equity in Career and Technical Education

Dear Colleague Letter April 2010

Dear Colleague Letter Bowling Green 2

Dear Colleague Letter Bowling Green

Dear Colleague Letter Voluntary Youth Service Organizations December 2015

Dear Colleague Letter May 2014

Dear Colleague Letter June 2007

Title Nine Know Your Rights 2011

Dear Colleague Letter October 2010

Intercollegiate Athletics Policy

Dear Colleague Letter Residential Facilities December 2014

Title IX Grievance Procedures 2

Dear Colleague Letter on Transgender Students

Examples of Policies and Emerging Practices for Supporting Transgender Students

boy scouts 20090113

boy scouts assurance form

Title IX Letter March 2008

Know Your Rights March 2013

Dear Colleague Letter March 2013

Supporting the Academic Success Pregnant and Parenting Students

Dear Colleague First Amendment Letter

Dear Colleague Letter Title IX April 2015

Dear Colleague Letter April 2011

Dear Colleague Letter Factsheet April 2011

Title IX Sexual Harassment Guide

Dear Dear Colleague Letter Title IX Coordinators Guide April 2015

Title IX and Single-Sex Elementary and Secondary Classes Facts

Questions and Answers on Title IX and Sexual Violence April 2014

Letter to Chief State School Officers

Dear Colleague Letter September 2008

Education Department Releases Guidance on Gender Equity in Career and Technical Education

Reading Room

Prior to 2009 Religious Exemption Requests

Prior to 2009 Religious Exemption Responses

October 2015 Religious Exemption Requests

December 2007 Dear Colleague Letter Disability

Federal Register Racial Incidents and Harassment Against Students

December 2016 Dear Colleague Letter Preventing Racial Discrimination in Special Education

October 2014 OCR Factsheet Bullying

2009 through 2012 OCR Annual Report

April 2015 Dear Colleague Letter Title IX Coordinators

July 2016 Dear Colleague Letter 504 ADHD

Federal Register Title IX Policy Interpretation on Intercollegiate Athletics

Civil Rights Data Collection School Discipline

Federal Register Notice of Application of Supreme Court Decision

Title IX and Access to STEM Courses

2013 through 2016 Civil Rights Data Collection P1 through P11.doc

2010 How To File OCR Complaint

2010 Notice of Non Discrimination

2005 OCR Annual Report.doc

March 2007 Dear Colleague Letter Disability

1977 Hew Form

December 2014 Dear Colleague Letter Residential Facilities

2006 OCR Annual Report

2013 through 2016 Civil Rights Data Collection P1 through P4.doc

March 2008 Dear Colleague 3 Part Test

Federal Register Title IX

January 2009 Dear Colleague Letter

OCR Ebola Factsheete

March 2012 Federal Register

OCR Eliminating Retaliation For Exercising Civil Rights

2013 2014 Civil Rights Data Collection

December 2015 Dear Colleague Letter Dear Colleague Letter on Voluntary Youth Service Organizations

May 2016 Religious Exemption Responses

September 2008 Dear Colleague Letter

April 2010 Dear Colleague Letter Athletics

Federal Register Deaf Students Education Services Policy Guidance US Dept Ed

2008 Sexual Harassment Not Academic Guide

2016 Policies Practices Transgender

October 2010 OCR Factsheet Bullying

October 2010 Dear Colleague Letter Bullying

OCR Religious Exemption Singleton Memo

April 2013 Dear Colleague Letter Federal Civil Rights Laws

OCR 504 Questions and Answers ADA Amendments Act of 2008

May 2015 Dear Colleague Letter Transgender

March 2013 Dear Colleague Letter Title IX

November 2014 OCR Factsheet Effective Communication

Federal Register Nondiscrimination in Federally Assisted Programs

OCR Measles Factsheet

May 2014 Dear Colleague Letter Charter

September 2011 Dear Colleague Letter ADA

Federal Register Free Appropriate Public Education

2015 2016 Civil Rights Data Collection

April 23 2013 Guidance On Retaliation

April 20111 Know Your Rights Title IX

Boy Scouts Assurance Form

Civil Rights Data Collection User Guide

December 2014 Dear Colleague Letter ResidentiaFacilities

2010 3 Part Test Intercollegiate Athletics Policy.docx

OCR Religious Exemption.docx

October 2014 Dear Colleague Letter Bullying

November 2014 Dear Colleague Letter Effective Communications

2015 OCR Annual Report

Civil Rights Data Collection College and Career Readiness

Civil Rights Data Collection Teacher Equity

OCR Religious Exemption Smith Memo

June 2013 Dear Colleague Letter TItle IX Pregnant or Parenting

April 2013 Dear Colleague Retaliation.docx

2009 OCR Civil Rights Data Collection

2004 Title VI and Title IX Religious Discrimination in Schools and Colleges

OCR English Language Learners Guide.doc

January 2013 OCR 504 Factsheet

2004 OCR Annual Report.doc

2003 OCR Annual Report.doc

October 2008 Dear Colleague Letter Disability

2015 2016 Civil Rights Data Collection LEA Form

April 2014 Questions Answers Title IX

2015 2016 Civil Rights Data Collection Overview Changes Data Elements

2007 2008 OCR Annual Report

January 2006 Dear Colleague Letter Sexual Harassment

2013 2014 OCR Annual Report

April 2011 Dear Colleague Letter Title IX

Civil Rights Data Collection Early Childhood Education

OCR Factsheet Preventing Racial Discrimination in Special Education

Februay 2015 Case Processing Manual

March 2007 Dear Parent Letter Disability

July 2008 Dear Colleague Letter ADA

April 2014 Know Your Rights Title IX

2013 2014 Civil Rights Data Collection LEA Form.doc

June 2012 Title IX Enforcement Highlights

June 2007 Dear Collegue Letter Pregnant Students

May 2014 Dear Colleague Letter Charter Schools

June 2013 Know Your Rights Pregnant or Parenting

2001 Sexual Harrassment Guide

2004 Title IX Grievance Procedures Postsecondary

April 2011 Dear Colleague Letter Fact Sheet

January 2013 Dear Colleague Letter 504

2014 NACUA Notes Behind the Scenes Title IX Resolution Letters

Federal Register Title IX Regulations.docx

April 2015 Dear Colleague Letter Title IX Coordinators Guide

Federal Register Non Discrimination Federally Assisted Programs

July 1998 DCL Athletic Scholarships

June 2016 Dear Colleague Letter Gender Equity

2009 2010 Civil Rights Data Collection P1 and P2.doc

December 2011 2012 Civil Rights Data Collection P1 and P2.doc

2013 2014 Civil Rights Data Collection All Schools Form.doc

OCR Ensuring Equal Access To Education

2001 2002 OCR Annual Report

July 2016 OCR Know Your Rights

July 2015 Letter Transgender Student Access

1999 OCR Annual Report.docx

2015 2016 Civil Rights Data Elements

December 2015 Dear Colleague Letter Preventing Racial Discrimination in Special Education

June 2013 Supporting Academic Success of Pregnant and Parenting Students

1998 OCR Annual Report

OCR Sex Discrimination Facts

2016 OCR Annual Report

December 2014 Questions and Answers Title IX and Single Sex Elementary and Secondary Classes

April 2014 Dear Colleague Letter Title IX Coordinators

OCR Pollcy Guidance For Resolving Religious Exemptions

November 2011 OCR Factsheet Parent

2000 OCR ANNUAL REPORT.docx

1997 OCR Annual Report.docx

education44.org

Education Dept. Defends Its Approach to Title IX in Face of Senate Pressure

Republicans Push Education Department To Defend Its Handling Of Sexual Assault Cases

Must vs. Should

What It Took to Resolve a Federal Sexual-Assault Investigation at UVa (subscription required)

22 Senators Request Increased Funding for OCR

Interpreting Regulations

U.S. Department of Education Releases Report on Office for Civil Rights to Ensure Educational Equity for All Students

U.S. Departments of Education and Justice Release Joint Guidance to Help Schools Ensure the Civil Rights of Transgender Students

College Cancels 'Men in Literature' Course, Says It's Too Focused On Men

Former U-Va. Law Student Files Suit Challenging Federal Sexual Assault Directive

This Georgia Lawmaker Is a Champion for College Men Accused of Rape. And He's Winning.

GreatSchools to Collaborate With U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights Highlighting Access to Educational Equity and Opportunity Nationwide

How to Use The Chronicle's Title IX Tracker, and What We've Learned

Dear Colleague Letter on Gender Equity in Career and Technical Education

Working to Prevent Discrimination Involving Religion at Schools and Universities

Oklahoma Wesleyan Joins Lawsuit Challenging Education Departments Title IX Guidance

37-page OCR Letter Details Compliance Issues at UNM

A Closer Look at 7 Common Requirements in Resolved Federal Sex-Assault Inquiries

U.S. Directs Public Schools to Allow Transgender Access to Restrooms

Justice Department: HB2 violates Civil Rights

U.S. Department of Education and Justice Release Joint Guidance to Help Schools Ensure the Civil Rights of Transgender Students

Ed. Dept. Releases Guidance on Career and Tech Ed

Former UVA Law Student Sues Department of Education

Students Accused of Sexual Misconduct had Title IX Rights Violated by Wesley College, Says U.S. Department of Education

Investigations

US Department of Education Investigating Anti-Male Discrimination at Yale

OCR Issues new Online Investigation Tracker

OCR Closes Four-Year Systemic Review at CU Boulder

Butte-Glenn Community College District, Letter of Findings, July 2017

Federal Sex-Assault Investigations Are Being Resolved More Often. These 11 Cases Show How.

Federal Government Investigating Anchorage School District's Handling of Sexual Violence Report

Federal Authorities Investigating Sexual Violence Complaints at Several Area Colleges

Notre Dame and UChicago Face New Federal Investigations for Potential Title IX Violations

U.S.: Kansas State Must Investigate Off-Campus Assaults

Feds open new probe of UVa over sex assault handling

Education Department Opens Civil Rights Investigation at Baylor University

OCR Concludes Investigation of Occidental College

There Are Far More Title IX Investigations Of Colleges Than Most People Know

Feds open new probe of UVa over sex assault handling

Resolution Letters and Agreements

Stanford University’s Resolution Agreement with OCR

OCR Makes 303 Finding of Non-Compliance by University of Hawaii

University of California at Berkeley OCR Resolution Letter

Title IX Failures

OCR Resolution Letters mentioned in the September 2017 Interim Guide

Butte-Glenn Community College District, Letter of Findings, July 2017

Pinnacle Career Institute Resolution Agreement

 OCR Letter to Western Illinois University 2016

California State University, Bakersfield Letter 2015

Tufts University Letter.doc

SUNY new york agreement.doc

SUNY new york letter.doc

Tufts university agreement.doc

Houston Agreement

Houston letter

Southern Methodist University Letter

Southern Methodist University Agreement

Erie Agreement

Erie letter

Eastern Michigan letter

Eastern Michigan Agreement

George Washington University letter

George Washinton University Agreement

Hingham letter

Hingham agreement

Idaho Falls letter

Idaho Falls Agreement

Ohio State Agreement

Ohio State Letter

Portland School Agreement

Portland School letter

Occidental Letter

Occidental resolution

Yakima school district agreement

Yakima School Dictrict Letter

Evansville Vanderburgh letter

Evansville Vanderburgh Agreement

Southeastern Louisiana Letter

Southeastern Louisiana Agreement

Anoka Hennepin agreement

Anoka Hennepin letter

West Contra Agreement

West Contra Costa Letter

Yale letter

Yale resolution

Deer Valley letter

Deer Valley Agreement

Tehachapi Resolution

Tehachapi Letter

Columbus City Agreement

Columbus City letter

Hillsborough Agreement

Hillsborough County letter

Notre Dame College Agreement

Notre Dame College letter

Notre Dame letter

Notre Dame College Voluntary Agreement

Ball State Agreement

Ball State letter

Butler Agreement

Butler Letter

Wake County agreement

Wake County letter

Wesley agreement

Wesley letter

Township High School Resolution letter

Township High School letter

Township High School agreement

University Virginia letter

University Virginia Agreement

Rutgers Agreement

Rutgers Letter

Hunter letter

Hunter Agreement

CUNY letter

CUNY Hunter Agreement

CUNY Hunter letter

OCR Agreement with Township High School District 211 (Palantine, IL, 2015)

OCR Agreement with Chicago Public School District #299 (Chicago, IL, 2015)

Resolution Agreement Re: Erie Community College, No. 02-14-2223

Resolution Letter Re: Erie Community College, No. 02-14-2223

Title IX: Interscholastic Athletics: Wake County Public School System (NC) (11-11-1040); Houston Independent School District (TX) (06-11-1061); Columbus City Schools (OH) (15-11-1036); Deer Valley Unified School District (AZ) (08-11-1030)

Dorchester County School District Two, South Carolina, Resolution Agreement, June 2016

Dorchester County School District Two, South Carolina, Letter of Findings, June 2016

Office for Civil Rights Reaches Settlement with Dorchester County School District Two in South Carolina Over Transgender Discrimination

Resolution Agreement: Fort Zumwalt R-II School District, OCR Docket Number 07141106

Minot State University Resolution Agreement

Letter to Minot State University President Steven Shirley

OCR Reaches Resolution Agreement with N.D. University

Frostburg State University Resolution Agreement

Frostburg State University President, Response Letter

Frostburg State University Letter, September 2016

Settlement Agreement between The United States of America and Wheaton College

Justice Department Reaches Settlement to Address and Prevent Sexual Assault and Harassment at Wheaton College

Township High School District 211 ORC Resolution Agreement, December 2015

ATIXA Wesley College Letter on OCR Title IX Resolution Letter

Not Alone

Sample Language for Reporting and Confidentially Disclosing Sexual Violence April 2017

Checklist for Campus Sexual Misconduct Policies

Minimum Standards for Creating a Coordinated Community Response to Violence Against Women on Campus

Campus Training Standards

Interim and Supportive Measures

Campus Minimum Standards Orientation

Preventing Sexual Violence on College Campuses

OVW Establishing Prevention Programming

Sample Language and Definitions of Prohibited Conduct for Sexual Misconduct

Not Alone Report April 2014

Intersection of Title IX and the Clery Act Chart

Four Critical Questions For The College Search

Memorandum of Understanding Rape Crisis Centers

Memorandum of Understanding Law Enforcement

Considerations for School District Sexual Misconduct Policies

SV Prevention Technical Package

OVW Bystander Focused Prevention

OVW Climate Surveys

Student Action Packet on Campus Climate Surveys

Frequently Asked Questions: Campus Climate Surveys

Campus Climate Survey Validation Study Final Technical Report

Talking Points: Campus Climate Surveys

A Peer’s Perspective on Campus Climate Surveys

Climate Surveys: Useful Tools to Help Colleges and Universities in Their Efforts to Reduce and Prevent Sexual Assault

Conducting a Valid Campus Climate Survey

Key Components Intervention Resources

Sample Language for Title IX Coordinator’s Role in Sexual Misconduct Policy