ERIC Number: ED310063
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Title IX: A Practical Guide to Achieving Sex Equity in Education.
National Coalition for Women and Girls in Education.
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is the principal federal law which prohibits sex discriminaton in education. This monograph sets forth the extent of Title IX's coverage by subject area, describes the obligations of covered institutions, and explains how victims of discrimination can enforce their Title IX right. While dealing with legal issues, the discussion is not designed to be a technical, legal one. Subjects covered include: (1) sex discrimination in admissions to educational institutions; (2) discrimination on the basis of pregnancy and marital status; (3) employment discrimination; (4) Title IX and sports; (5) sexual harassment in educational institutions; (6) student services; (7) Title IX in vocational education; (8) Title IX enforcement; and (9) affirmative action. (JD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Coalition for Women and Girls in Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972