TITLE

An Update on Federal Education Statutes

AUTHOR(S)
Russo, Charles J.
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
School Business Affairs;Oct2006, Vol. 72 Issue 9, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents changes in several federal education statutes in the U.S. The reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 includes the requirement for local educational agencies to take steps to improve academic achievement among students who are economically disadvantaged. The U.S. Supreme Court applied the concept of the Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 in cases involving sexual harassment in school settings.
ACCESSION #
22605415

 

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