ERIC Number: ED157482
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Update on Title IX and Sports.
Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC. Project on the Status and Education of Women.
The Title IX transition period for athletics and physical education ends on July 21, 1978. Three documents are included here to assist institutions in their efforts to implement Title IX: (1) a summary of the regulation as it affects athletics; (2) a news release and an option issued by the general counsel of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, reaffirming the applicability of Title IX to revenue-producing intercollegiate athletics, and a summary of congressional attempts to exempt revenue-producing sports; and (3) a memorandum to the secretary of HEW from the Secretary's Advisory Committee on the Rights and Responsibilities of Women on the importance of equal athletic opportunity for women. (MSE)
Descriptors: Athletics, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation, Females, Intercollegiate Cooperation, Sex Discrimination, Sex Fairness, Womens Education
Project on the Status and Education of Women, Association of American Colleges, 1818 R Street N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC. Project on the Status and Education of Women.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972