Title IX

covers sex-based discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying in the FOLLOWING areas:

RECRUITMENT, ADMISSIONS, AND COUNSELING

· recruitment materials, admission forms, class or career selection materials, admission of students

 

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

· procedures and practices for awarding financial assistance to students

 

ATHLETICS

· requires nondiscriminatory participation based on student interests and abilities;

· equal benefits and opportunities (equipment, supplies, training facilities, recruitment, support services, etc.);

· financial assistance

 

SEX-BASED DISCRIMINATION, HARASSMENT, INTIMIDATION, AND BULLYING

· unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature;

· sexual violence;

· gender-based harassment

 

PREGNANT & PARENTING STUDENTS

· different treatment on the basis of sex based on parental, family, or marital status;

· exclusion in educational programs, or activities based on pregnancy, childbirth, false pregnancy

 

DISCIPLINE

· imposing consequences based on sex, gender identity, stereotypical binary expectations, etc.

 

SCHOOLS, CLASSES, AND EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

· providing education programs or activities separately on the basis of sex;

· requiring or refusing participation by students on the basis of sex;

· exceptions: 1) contact sports in physical education; 2) classes or portions of classes that deal primarily with human sexuality; 3) non-vocational classes and extracurricular activities within a coeducational school if certain criteria are met.

 

EMPLOYMENT

· employment, recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, grants of leave, benefits;

· consideration or selection for employment;

· based on pregnancy or marital status

 

RETALIATION

· against anyone who has reported, investigated, filed a complaint under Title IX