NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 1,770 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Barreto, Matt; Collingwood, Loren; Garcia-Rios, Sergio; Oskooii, Kassra A. R. – Sociological Methods & Research, 2022
Scholars and legal practitioners of voting rights are concerned with estimating individual-level voting behavior from aggregate-level data. The most commonly used technique, King's ecological inference (EI), has been questioned for inflexibility in multiethnic settings or with multiple candidates. One method for estimating vote support for…
Descriptors: Civil Rights Legislation, Federal Legislation, Voting, Statistical Analysis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hollis, Leah P. – Policy Futures in Education, 2022
This policy brief offers a short discussion on how workplace bullying is a human rights violation when the Universal Declaration of Human Rights is considered. Workplace bullying as an international issue should be prohibited. Higher education is particularly important in this context because there is a higher frequency of workplace bullying in…
Descriptors: Bullying, Civil Rights, Work Environment, Higher Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Rodríguez-Gómez, Diana; Russell, S. Garnett – American Educational Research Journal, 2022
A major area of critical scholarship within human rights education (HRE) aims to discover HRE's revolutionary potential by questioning its relationship to the global human rights regime. However, the very concept of "human rights violations" remains underexamined. This article analyzes the use and function of human rights violations as…
Descriptors: Civil Rights, High School Students, Public Schools, Civil Rights Legislation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Redden, Patricia Ann – Journal of Chemical Education, 2021
The Americans with Disabilities Act allows a student with a disability to bring a service dog into any facility where the public is allowed, including academic teaching and research laboratories. However, the presence of the service dog does have an impact on the safety of the student, the service dog, and others in the laboratory. This article…
Descriptors: Animals, Laboratory Safety, Students with Disabilities, Civil Rights Legislation
Mullin, Brian; Wu, Sherelle – New England Journal of Higher Education, 2021
As COVID-19 cases continue to surge nationwide, the newly approved COVID-19 vaccines cannot come soon enough. Although higher education institutions (HEIs) are not at the top of the priority list to receive scarce early doses of the vaccine, colleges and universities should prepare for how they will handle vaccination on their campuses. In…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Immunization Programs, Colleges
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Harris, Wendy – Social Education, 2021
The C3 Framework prompts middle school and high school students to assess the ways people have worked to promote the common good. The College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework. It also summons students to take informed action. One way that Wendy Harris, a high school social studies teacher at a Deaf school in Saint Paul, MN, advance this goal…
Descriptors: Disabilities, Civil Rights, Activism, Citizenship Education
Gilbert, Brianne; Dunsker, Max – Geography Teacher, 2020
While provisions of the federal Voting Rights Act of 1965 continue to guarantee equal voting rights (Dreiband 2017), a fundamental question remains: To what extent do all voters share an equitable experience at the polls? Anecdotally, not everyone has equal access, yet where do these differences exist spatially, are there trends, and how can…
Descriptors: Voting, Civil Rights Legislation, Federal Legislation, Maps
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Roy, Ken R.; Love, Tyler S. – Technology and Engineering Teacher, 2020
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standard 29 CFR 1910.151(c) requires emergency showers and eyewash stations "where the eyes or body of any person may be exposed to injurious corrosive materials, suitable facilities for quick drenching or flushing of the eyes and body shall be provided within the work area for…
Descriptors: Safety Equipment, Hazardous Materials, Federal Legislation, School Safety
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lowenthal, Patrick R.; Lomellini, Amy; Smith, Chris; Greear, Krista – Quarterly Review of Distance Education, 2021
Interest in accessibility has grown recently. Despite this, we have found that most people focus too much on compliance and often on the fundamental elements of creating compliant online courses. Instructional designers and online educators often turn to popular quality assurance frameworks to help them design and develop quality online courses.…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Accessibility (for Disabled), Quality Assurance, Online Courses
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
King, Chula; Piotrowski, Chris – College Student Journal, 2021
In November of 2019, the National Association of the Deaf and Harvard University entered into a landmark settlement ending four years of legal battles regarding captioning in online content. In that settlement, Harvard agreed to caption new video files consistent with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 AA and to provide text-only…
Descriptors: Civil Rights Legislation, Disabilities, Federal Legislation, Accessibility (for Disabled)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Skelton, Tracey – Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 2020
Reflecting on a previous article, I evaluate changes encountered around teaching sexuality over the past 22 years in different geo-political settings. This article examines the ways in which my teaching practices, as an academic committed to equality, have developed in relation to different academic and political contexts. This personal pathway…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Sexuality, Teaching Methods, Educational Change
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Chan, Paula E.; Carlson, Alex; Katsiyannis, Antonis; Hakala, Alexandria – NASSP Bulletin, 2021
Qualified teachers with disabilities are protected by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). To maintain legal compliance, principals must have an understanding of employment law, but often lack the training to prevent legal liability. This study reviewed litigation on discrimination claims under the ADA and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation…
Descriptors: Social Discrimination, Disabilities, Court Litigation, Literature Reviews
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Cooper, Carlie L. – Georgia Journal of College Student Affairs, 2021
In 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed. It prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities. Institutions of higher education are included under Title III of the ADA,and as such are required to provide the same access to services and education to qualified individuals with disabilities as individuals without. A…
Descriptors: Civil Rights Legislation, Disabilities, Federal Legislation, Compliance (Legal)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Flink, Patrick – Community College Journal of Research and Practice, 2021
Language pertaining to the disability community has changed significantly over the years. Previous identity-first language has recently been replaced with person-first language. Person-first language places the emphasis on the person, then the disability. This is in contrast to identify-first language, which places the disability before the…
Descriptors: Students with Disabilities, Student Needs, Language Usage, Civil Rights Legislation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Dunlop, Lynda; Atkinson, Lucy; Mc Keown, Denise; Turkenburg-van Diepen, Maria – British Educational Research Journal, 2021
A necessary condition for a functioning democracy is the participation of its citizens, including its youth. This is particularly true for political participation in environmental decisions, because these decisions can have intergenerational consequences. In this article we examine young people's beliefs about one form of political…
Descriptors: Mining, Fuels, Conservation (Environment), Activism
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  118