ICRC, Great Lakes Equity Center to host webinar Nov. 20th

Indianapolis - The Indiana Civil Rights Commission's Deputy Director Brad Meadows, with support from the Great Lakes Equity Center, will facilitate a webinar on Thursday, November 20th from 3:30-4:30 pm (EST). The title of the program is "Ensuring Civil Rights in Education: An Examination of Critical Issues".

The Session Contest includes:

Title VI: Discrimination on the Basis of Race, Color and National Origin

  • Examine through an equity lens students' rights to equal access to comparable educational opportunities
  • Explore equity issues in supporting schools, districts and colleges that voluntarily pursue racial diversity
  • Critically examine the right to equal treatment as it relates to discipline

Section 504 and Title II: Discrimination on the Basis of Disability

  • Discuss issues concerning discipline, accessibility of technology and physical accessibility of programs, services and facilities

The intended audience for the program are: educators, technical assistance providers, parents, community members and other individuals interested in civil rights in education.

Click here to register for the webinar.

Click here to view the webinar flyer.

The Indiana Civil Rights Commission enforces the Indiana civil rights laws and provides education and services to the public in an effort to ensure equal opportunity for all Hoosiers and visitors to the State of Indiana.