The U.S. Department of Education (the “Department”) recently announced that it will release the final revisions to the regulations implementing Title IX by March 2024.Continue Reading Release of Final Changes to Title IX Regulations Now Expected by March 2024
Gwen represents boards of education in relation to special education, Section 504, restraint and seclusion, student discipline, board policy development and revision, and general education matters. Gwen frequently speaks on education issues, including privacy and confidentiality of student information, bullying and Section 504.
In its 2023 regular session, the General Assembly made a number of changes to the statutes that affect public education in Connecticut. This summary provides…Continue Reading 2023 Education Legislation Summary
Last week, Governor Lamont signed Public Act 23-167, which makes significant changes to Connecticut’s bullying law that become mandatory for the 2025-2026 school year.Continue Reading CT Legislature Revises Bullying Laws
After a recent investigation conducted pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972…Continue Reading OCR Determines School District’s Book Screening and Removal Process May Have Created Title VI and Title IX Hostile Environment
On May 26, 2023, the U.S. Department of Education (the “Department”) announced that it would delay release of the final revisions to the regulations implementing…Continue Reading Release of Final Changes to Title IX Regulations Postponed from May to October 2023
In its 2022 regular session, the General Assembly made a number of changes to the statutes that affect public education in Connecticut. This summary provides…
Continue Reading 2022 Education Legislation Summary
On July 12, 2022, the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) from the Office for Civil Rights, Department of Education, which proposes to amend the regulations…
Continue Reading Title IX Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Published in Federal Register
Today, on the 50th Anniversary of Title IX, the U.S. Department of Education issued 701 pages of proposed amendments to the Title IX federal…
Continue Reading New Proposed Title IX Regulations Released on the Statute’s 50th Anniversary
Gwen Zittoun will present the session, “Student Data Privacy: Legal Compliance & Best Practices” during the CASBO Timely Topic Workshop.
During the session, Gwen will…
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