Race Discrimination in Education. No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. Virtually all public school districts are covered by Title VI. Racial discrimination in education refers to any harassment of students based on race, color, or national origin. In an attempt to prevent racial discrimination and eliminate the hostile educational environment it fosters, the federal government has established Title VI.
Understanding Education Discrimination. This portion of the Civil Rights Act prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in educational institutions that receive federal financial grants or assistance. Complaints received by OCR may involve ability grouping, disciplinary practices invoked by schools. If “race is a fundamental component of personal identity and perception,” then race-based coalitions seem essential for meaningful education reform in cities, and racial cleavages should be a central concern of reformers.Cited by: 4.
Jun 08, 2009 · In adult education, age discrimination kicks in early - at just 25, a new study claims today Peter Kingston Mon 8 Jun 2009 19.01 EDT First published on Mon 8 Jun 2009 19.01 EDTAuthor: Peter Kingston.