ERIC Number: ED402648
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Education and Title VI. Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Office for Civil Rights (ED), Washington, DC.
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR), in the U.S. Department of Education, is a law enforcement agency charged with enforcing the federal civil rights laws, one of which is Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Title VI protects people from discrimination based on race, color, or national origin in programs or activities that receive federal financial assistance. This brochure provides information about the education programs and activities covered by Title VI, the responsibility of the OCR to enforce Title VI, the procedure for filing a discrimination complaint with the OCR, and where to request additional information or file a complaint. The brochure also contains contact information about the regional OCR offices. (LMI)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office for Civil Rights (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Civil Rights Act 1964 Title VI