Chicago Public Schools must add athletic opportunities in at least 12 high schools to comply with a Title IX settlement announced Thursday with the U.S. Department of Education's office for civil rights.
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The amendment would require schools to report on both access to girls' organized sports and the funding for girls' sports.
June 23, 2015
The National Women's Law Center released an analysis Tuesday detailing the gender equity gaps that exist in high school sports on a state-by-state basis.
February 24, 2015
The district would need to add 3,862 opportunities for female student-athletes to be in compliance with Title IX, according to the Department of Education's office for civil rights.
June 24, 2014
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April 21, 2014
Three years after dismissing Title IX complaints against 60 Oregon school districts, the U.S. Department of Education's office for civil rights may be feeling a sense of déjà vu.
February 27, 2014
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October 04, 2013
The District of Columbia public schools have agreed to provide equal athletic opportunities for high school girls to settle a Title IX complaint.
September 30, 2013
The Portland, Maine, school district reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education to begin providing equal athletic opportunities for female students.
August 14, 2013
A South Dakota school district facing a federal Title IX investigation will survey students this fall to gauge their interest in respective sports.