Resource: Title IX Protects Trans Students

Dept. of Ed.: Title IX Protects Trans Students

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 29, 2014) -The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in the U.S. Department of Education today issued official guidance which makes clear that transgender students are protected from discrimination under Title IX. Title IX is a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in federally funded education programs and activities.