Congress, led by Hawaii Representative Patsy Mink (1927-2002), passed Title IX of the Education Amendments, barring federally funded educational institutions from discriminating on the basis of sex with respect to students and faculty. The legislation fundamentally changed education . Learn more about Legal Momentum's litigation related to Title IX and education in our Legal Cases Database.
Legal Momentum’s Pipeline Project builds upon Title IX guarantees as it aims to increase young women’s participation in career and technical training in non-traditional fields in vocational high schools throughout the country.
Sexual Harassment in the Schools: A Blueprint for Action (PDF) (2008): This guide provides information and resources for victims of sexual harassment in elementary and secondary schools and colleges and universities.
Sexual Harassment in the Schools: Legal Resource Kit (PDF) (2008): This kit explains what sexual harassment is, describes the laws that prohibit it and provides practical advice on dealing with it in schools.