Gov. Andrew Cuomo called for greater enforcement after the New York ACLU released a "truly disturbing report" detailing violations of a state law designed to protect students from harassment or unfair treatment on the basis of gender identity or expression.
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June 29, 2015
June 11, 2015
In response to legislative attempts to quash its policy governing transgender student-athletes, the South Dakota High School Activities Association considered changes to the policy at a board of directors meeting Wednesday.
May 15, 2015
Girls and boys with autism spectrum disorder may both face social rejection from peers, but exclusion by girls may be harder to spot, recent research suggests.
May 08, 2015
K-12 schools that receive federal funding must have a qualified and trained Title IX coordinator to field complaints and monitor compliance with the civil rights law.
April 27, 2015
When it comes to high school-based athletic opportunities, girls of color are coming up shortest, according to a new report from the National Women's Law Center and the Poverty & Race Research Action Council.
March 26, 2015
In 2013, just 26 percent of computing professionals and 12 percent of working engineers were women, according to a new report.
March 19, 2015
The decreases come as teachers and students report feeling safer in the city's schools, according to the University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research.
March 18, 2015
A UK child health expert is causing a stir by recommending that teachers tackle girls' body image issues by having boys discuss what they think is attractive.
March 16, 2015
Women in K-12 information-technology leadership positions continue to face a pay- and prestige-gap, according to new survey information.
March 13, 2015
Republican lawmakers in Minnesota are attempting to override a policy that allows transgender student-athletes to participate on sports teams that align with their gender identity.