The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces, among other statutes, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX protects people from discrimination based on sex in education programs or activities that receive Federal financial assistance. Title IX states that:
No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.
TITLE IX RESOURCES
- Title IX Procedures
- File a Title IX Report
- Title IX Coordinator Training
- Title IX Investigator Training
- Decision-Maker Training Level 1
- Decision-Maker Training Level 2
- Advisor Training
Title IX Coordinator
Michele G. Bradford, J.D.
Director of Legal Affairs
Gadsden State Community College
Joe Ford Building, Suite 306
Gadsden, AL 35903