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Blogger Prediction: Title IX Loophole on Interest Survey Use May Soon Close

On March 11, 2009, President Barack Obama released an Executive Order establishing a White House Council on Women and Girls. The Council (comprised of top leaders of various governmental agencies) has been given 150 days to address areas in which gender inequities still remain and to develop recommendations for consideration in the form of a Federal interagency plan.

Q: How might this relate to collegiate sports?

A: This blogger’s prediction is that the debate over the use of email surveys in assessing Title IX compliance will resurface and that a recommendation to close the loophole may be forwarded. Continue reading

March 13, 2009 Posted by | Gender Equity and Title IX | , , | Leave a comment