Title IX Coordinators

…the new Rule. For instance, any matter that happens off campus will need to be dismissed under Title IX. Also, a single sexually harassing comment probably won’t meet this new…

K-12 Sexual Assault Reports

…‘actively investigating’ sexual allegations (Bethesda Magazine) Instagram page created by local high school grads reveals accusations of sexual harassment, abuse (News10, Albany, NY) Students create Instagram forum to share experiences…

Legal FAQs

…women. Vocational Training. Educational institutions can no longer “funnel” students into vocational training programs based upon their sex. For instance, a school cannot discourage females from entering into plumbing vocational…

Private Schools

Instagram to put additional pressure on the school to do the right thing. (As of this publication, only the Facebook account is still active.) I used trending hashtags, such as…

#MeTooK12 Campaign

…#MeTooK12, #CatholicMeToo, #ChurchToo). Tag the school, the church, the local police department, the district attorney, and/or any relevant parties. Instagram: Good for pictures and shareable images. Use hashtags relevant to…

Sample OCR Cases

…about the harassment, yet failed to take effective action to stop the harassment and that, as a result, the harassment continued and in certain instances escalated. In the consent decree,…

Our Family’s Story

…This was not the first instance (or the last) that the school failed to provide a safe environment for girls on field trips. An early TV report about our family’s…

Newsworthy

…Club social media: Instagram: @sashclubs Facebook: www.facebook.com/sashclubs Twitter: @sashclubs A year-long pilot of SASH Club at Pine-Richland High School included an impressive four-week campaign during Sexual Assault Awareness Month. March…

Leadership

…high school and college in the 1960s and ‘70s, I witnessed numerous instances of sexual harassment from men in positions of power. For example, I recall middle and high school…