U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans

Office for Civil Rights
2000 Annual Report to Congress


To ensure equal access to a high quality education for all students through the vigorous enforcement of civil rights.


Table of Contents

Our Goal Is Equal Access To Quality Education
The Office for Civil Rights Ensures Equity and Excellence
How OCR Does Its Work
Some OCR Priority Activities
OCR Does More Work, More Efficiently
How OCR Measures Its Work
OCR Develops Strategies That Work
OCR Makes A Difference in the Lives of Students
Looking Toward the Future

Appendix Offices and Addresses