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DeVos Rewrites Title IX Guidance on Sexual Assault and Harassment

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos' office for civil rights is reversing itself on several key changes to how it investigates civil rights claims that had infuriated the civil rights community. (November 27, 2018)

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Educators Conflicted on LGBT Issues, Survey Shows
A scant majority of 51 percent say students should be able to use the restroom that corresponds to their gender identity in an Education Week national survey of local educators.

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06/18 03:38 pm | Suicide Rate Among Adolescents at Highest Point Since 2000 | Among 15- to 19-year-olds, the suicide rate rose from eight deaths per 100,000 people in 2000 to 11.8 per 100,000 in 2017, according to a report released by the Centers for ...

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