Title IX regulations impose new requirements on K-12 districts

Title IX regulations impose new requirements on K-12 districts

Maggie Hickey is a former Illinois inspector general and a partner at Schiff Hardin LLP whose team worked with Chicago Public Schools to address sexual misconduct against students. At Maggie’s recommendation, CPS created an Office of Student Protections and Title IX, which investigates allegations of student-on-student sexual misconduct, ensures victims of sexual misconduct receive support services, […]
5 million students in K-12 system are English language learners

5 million students in K-12 system are English language learners

According to data published last month by the US Department of Education, in 2016-17 there were 4,858,377 s in public schools across the country. California is home to the highest proportion of student ELs, who represent 20.2% of the state’s total student population,...