U.S. Department of Education
The New York City Department of Education denies violating Title IX, but they have entered into an agreement to resolve the complaint.
The federal government has opened an investigation into how reports of rape on campus are investigated at Columbia University.
John King Jr. will step down at the end of the year as the New York state education commissioner, for a post in the Obama administration.
The settlement comes after an investigation by the Education Department’s Office for Civil Rights into how Princeton and 75 other colleges across the country responded to sexual assault accusations.
For the first time, the U.S. Department of Education revealed its list of colleges under investigation on Thursday.
Dozens of schools in the Tri-State area are being recognized as National Blue Ribbon Schools by U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan.
A groundbreaking decision came today from the U.S. Department of Education. It said that schools have to include students with disabilities in their sports programs, or at least provide equal alternatives.
Federal education officials have launched a civil rights investigation into a Connecticut elementary school’s practice of isolating students with disabilities in small rooms when they have emotional outbursts.