Sexual Harassment. What’s it all about?. Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination that violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 .
What’s it all about?
Sexual harassment in schools is illegal under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits sex discrimination in schools receiving federal funds. This law applies to all school-sponsored activities -- athletics, field trips, extracurricular programs, and bus or school-sponsored transportation.