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How Does Title IX Protect Individuals from Gender Discrimination and Sexual Harassment in School Settings?

Title IX provides that no one will be discriminated against on the basis of sex by any educational program or activity receiving federal financial assistance. Public schools receive federal financial assistance, and therefore are covered by Title IX.

What Areas of Education are Protected under Title IX?

Title IX protects against sexual harassment in various school settings. These include:

What Types of Education Settings Create Valid Title IX Claims?

There are different forms of sexual harassment, and each claim is very unique. Some Title IX violations in the education system have occured from:

Should I Seek an Experienced Attorney about a Title IX Violation?

Title IX claims arising from sexual harassment can be very difficult and time consuming to pursue without an attorney. Especially in the school environment, these types of claims involve a variety of issues that need a great deal of investigation. An attorney should assist you with the many components and requirements that go into such a case. You and your attorney can explore any remedies that may be available to you.

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Last Modified: 10-25-2011 02:26 PM PDT

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