Procedural Requirements for School Districts and Community Colleges. Florida Department of Education Office of Equity and Access Adeola Fayemi, Director. Purpose.
Florida Department of Education
Office of Equity and AccessAdeola Fayemi, Director
To outline the administrative requirements enforced by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and monitored by the Office of Equity and Access (OEA)
The Title IX, Section 504 and Title II regulations require that the notice of nondiscrimination be made on a continuing basis.
Each recipient shall prominently include a statement of the nondiscrimination policy in each announcement, bulletin, catalog, or application form which it makes available to any person or which is otherwise used in connection with the recruitment of students or employees. 34 C.F.R. §106.9(b).
(Vocational Guidelines, Section IV.O.)
Prior to the beginning of each school year recipients must advise students, parents, employees and the general public that vocational opportunities will be offered without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, or disability.
-a summary of program offerings -admissions criteria
-name, address and telephone number of person(s) designated to coordinate compliance with Title IX, Section 504, Florida Equity Act and Age Discrimination Act
(Voc. Guidelines, Section IV.O)