Tag: transgender students


More states pass bills restricting transgender students on sports teams

June 1, 2022

Via: K-12 Dive

The current success of anti-transgender legislation comes as the U.S. Department of Education continues to postpone the release of new draft Title IX regulations, which are expected to include protections for LGBTQ students. After originally moving up its proposed regulations […]


Federal Appeals Court: Title IX Protects Transgender Students

August 11, 2020

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The United States Supreme Court’s historic June 15 decision about LGBTQ workers’ rights had its first impact on how courts define sex discrimination at colleges. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit concluded that Title IX of the […]


Trump administration could remove Title IX protections for transgender students

October 22, 2018

Via: Education Dive

College administrators have faced uncertainty over how aggressively the Trump administration would attempt to change hotly contested protections for transgender students. Since Secretary Betsy DeVos took the helm of the Education Department, she rescinded the Obama administration’s 2016 guidance that […]