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The Department of Education's New Title IX Regulations: What this Means for Elementary and Secondary Schools

January 22, 2019

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The Department of Education issued its long-awaited Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Title IX on November 29, 2018. The proposed rules would adopt standards that significantly depart from those set forth in previous administrative regulations and guidance. Although much of the debate regarding the proposed rules has focused on institutions of higher education, the rules would also significantly impact elementary and secondary schools. 

Join our panel of speakers for an overview of the proposed regulations and their potential impact on public school districts.


  • Defining sexual harassment in the K-12 context
  • Responding to and investigating allegations of sexual harassment
  • Appropriate school district policies and procedures
  • Ongoing training and monitoring
  • Submitting comments on the proposed regulations

John Borkowski, Partner, Husch Blackwell
Paige Duggins-Clay, Attorney, Husch Blackwell 
Julie Wright Halbert, Legislative Counsel, Council of the Great City Schools

Date and Time
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
2:30 – 3:45 p.m. EDT

Who Should Attend
Public school district leaders, including in-house counsel, board members, administrators, compliance officers and others with influence over student assignment policies and practices.< /p>

Continuing Education Credit
This program is pending approval for Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri and Texas continuing legal education credit.

Question? Contact Jessica Grange at 816.983.8776.

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