Title IX

What is Title IX?

Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any District program, service or activity including, but not limited to: educational programs or activities, e.g., extracurricular activities, student services, academic counseling, discipline, classroom assignment, grading, athletics, transportation, etc.

Unlawful Discriminatory Practices Under Title IX

Sexual Harassment (unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature)

Sexual Misconduct/Violence (rape, sexual assault, sexual battery, sexual exploitation and other forms of nonconsensual sexual activity)

Stalking (repeatedly following, harassing, threatening or intimidating including by telephone, mail, electronic communication or social media)

Retaliation (adverse academic or other actions against anyone reporting or participating in an investigation of Title IX allegations)

Reporting Prohibited Behavior

Members of the Great Lakes Learning Academy community who believe that a Title IX violation may have occurred, should discuss their concerns and/or file a complaint with the District’s Title IX coordinator.

Theresa Sprouse

Theresa.Sprouse@glla.org

517-381-5062 ext. 302

 

Title IX Links

Title IX Policy Great Lakes Learning Academy

 

Michigan Equal Opportunity and Diversity Website

Federal Office For Civil Rights Website

 

Federal Office For Civil Rights Complaint Form

 

Office for Civil Rights

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

200 Independence Avenue, SW

Room 509F, HHH Building

Washington, D.C. 20201

 

Toll-free:  (800) 368-1019

TDD toll-free:  (800) 537-7697