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Civil Rights Letter - Correctional Education (PDF) (Dec 08, 2014)
Civil Rights Letter (PDF) for the Correctional Education
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FAQs - Correctional Education (PDF) (Dec 08, 2014)
FAQs (PDF) for the Correctional Education
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Guidance Principles - Correctional Education (PDF) (Dec 08, 2014)
Guidance Principles (PDF) for the Correctional Education
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IDEA Letter - Correctional Education (PDF) (Dec 08, 2014)
IDEA Letter (PDF) for the Correctional Education
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Correctional Education (Dec 08, 2014)
Information about the Correctional Education, including guidance for schools
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OSEP policy documents disproportionality based on race and ethnicity in the identification, placement, and discipline of children with disabilities. (Jun 19, 2014)
OSEP policy documents disproportionality based on race and ethnicity in the identification, placement, and discipline of children with disabilities.
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UNOFFICIAL COPY of the U.S. Department of Education (Department)Request for Information on Addressing Significant Disproportionality under Section 618(d) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). (MS Word) (Jun 17, 2014)
UNOFFICIAL COPY of the U.S. Department of Education (Department)Request for Information on Addressing Significant Disproportionality under Section 618(d) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). (MS Word)
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UNOFFICIAL COPY of the U.S. Department of Education (Department)Request for Information on Addressing Significant Disproportionality under Section 618(d) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). (PDF) (Jun 17, 2014)
UNOFFICIAL COPY of the U.S. Department of Education (Department)Request for Information on Addressing Significant Disproportionality under Section 618(d) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). (PDF)
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School Climate and Discipline (Nov 15, 2013)
Information about the Supportive School Discipline Initiative, including guidance for schools
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Restraint and Seclusion: Resource Document (MS Word) (May 15, 2012)
Restraint and Seclusion: Resource Document (MS Word)
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Seclusions and Restraint Statutes, Regulations, Policies and Guidance (May 15, 2012)
Seclusions and Restraint Statutes, Regulations, Policies and Guidance
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Restraint and Seclusion: Resource Document (PDF) (May 15, 2012)
Restraint and Seclusion: Resource Document (PDF)
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Restraint and Seclusion: Resource Document (May 15, 2012)
The purpose of this resource document is to present and describe 15 principles for state, district, and school staff; parents; and other stakeholders to consider when states, localities, and districts develop policies and procedures which should be in writing on the use of restraint and seclusion.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali and United States Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez (PDF) (Dec 02, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, elementary and secondary and postsecondary education schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Guidance PSE from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali and United States Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez (PDF) (Dec 02, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, postsecondary education schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Guidance ESE from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali and United States Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez (PDF) (Dec 02, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, elementary and secondary schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Guidance PSE from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali and United States Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez (Dec 02, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, postsecondary education schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Guidance ESE from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali and United States Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez (Dec 02, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, elementary and secondary schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Press Release: New Guidance Supports Voluntary Efforts to Promote Diversity and Reduce Racial Isolation in Education in Tagalog. (Nov 07, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, elementary and secondary and postsecondary education schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Press Release: New Guidance Supports Voluntary Efforts to Promote Diversity and Reduce Racial Isolation in Education in Chinese. (Nov 07, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, elementary and secondary and postsecondary education schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Press Release: New Guidance Supports Voluntary Efforts to Promote Diversity and Reduce Racial Isolation in Education in Korean. (Nov 07, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, elementary and secondary and postsecondary education schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Press Release: New Guidance Supports Voluntary Efforts to Promote Diversity and Reduce Racial Isolation in Education in Spanish (Nov 07, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, elementary and secondary and postsecondary education schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali and United States Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez (Nov 07, 2011)
The United States Department of Education (ED) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) (collectively, the Departments) are issuing this guidance to explain how, consistent with existing law, elementary and secondary and postsecondary education schools can voluntarily consider race to further compelling interests in achieving diversity and avoiding racial isolation.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali - Translated into Spanish (PDF) (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence. (PDF)
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali (PDF) (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence. (PDF)
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 5 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 6 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 3 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 4 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 9 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 7 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 8 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 12 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 11 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 10 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 1 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 16 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 15 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 14 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 13 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 2 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 19 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 18 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 17 (Apr 04, 2011)
Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali providing guidance and examples about Title IX requirements and how they relate to sexual harassment and sexual violence, discusses proactive efforts schools can take to prevent sexual violence and educate employees and students, and provides examples of the types of remedies schools and OCR may use to respond to sexual violence.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 9 (Oct 26, 2010)
Dear Colleague letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Russlynn Ali, concerning recipients' oobligations to protect students from student-on-student harassment on the basis of sex, race, national origin and disability.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 8 (Oct 26, 2010)
Dear Colleague letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Russlynn Ali, concerning recipients' oobligations to protect students from student-on-student harassment on the basis of sex, race, national origin and disability.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 7 (Oct 26, 2010)
Dear Colleague letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Russlynn Ali, concerning recipients' oobligations to protect students from student-on-student harassment on the basis of sex, race, national origin and disability.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 6 (Oct 26, 2010)
Dear Colleague letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Russlynn Ali, concerning recipients' oobligations to protect students from student-on-student harassment on the basis of sex, race, national origin and disability.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 5 (Oct 26, 2010)
Dear Colleague letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Russlynn Ali, concerning recipients' oobligations to protect students from student-on-student harassment on the basis of sex, race, national origin and disability.
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Dear Colleague Letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali.-- Pg 4 (Oct 26, 2010)
Dear Colleague letter from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Russlynn Ali, concerning recipients' oobligations to protect students from student-on-student harassment on the basis of sex, race, national origin and disability.
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