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ERIC Number: ED504265
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jan
Pages: 73
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Office for Civil Rights Annual Report to Congress, Fiscal Years 2007-08
US Department of Education
This report details the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights' (OCRs') accomplishments in enforcing the civil rights laws under which OCR has been granted jurisdiction to address and remedy discrimination. These enforcement efforts include complaint investigation and resolution, compliance reviews and technical assistance, as well as regulatory and policy development. This report also highlights OCR's efforts to further improve enforcement capabilities by promoting management excellence. OCR continues to carry out its mission by seeking to meet the highest performance and quality standards. The following are appended: (1) Offices and Addresses; (2) FY 2008 Complaint Receipts, by OCR Enforcement Office; (3) FY 2007 Complaint Receipts, by OCR Enforcement Office; and (4) Sample of OCR Technical Assistance Publications at (Contains 7 figures, 4 tables, and 7 footnotes.) [Cover title varies: "Annual Report to Congress of the Office for Civil Rights." For the "Office for Civil Rights Annual Report to Congress, Fiscal Year 2006," see ED500825.]
US Department of Education. Available from: ED Pubs. P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827; Fax: 301-470-1244; Web site:
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office for Civil Rights (ED)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Age Discrimination Act 1975; Americans with Disabilities Act 1990; Civil Rights Act 1964 Title VI; Education Amendments 1972; No Child Left Behind Act 2001; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504); Title IX Education Amendments 1972