On September 12, 2022, Legal Momentum submitted a public comment to the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights on proposed changes to the Title IX rule.
As we commemorated Title IX’s 50th anniversary just a few months ago we celebrated the many incredible gains that have been made thus far as a result of Title IX’s protections. Yet we also reflected on the substantial effort left to see Title IX’s full promises fulfilled. In many ways the Departments proposed rules would help achieve that promise. But, as detailed herein, some considerations for improvements to the proposed rule can move the needle even further to ensure that every student and school worker enjoys the protections that Title IX promises.
From our depth of expertise on sex discrimination and harassment in education and the protections of Title IX, we offer the following comments on the proposed rules for consideration.
Read the full comment below.
- Equal Educational Opportunities