District Title IX Information

Last Updated: 8/20/2020 5:01 PM

To file a complaint or to report incidents suspected to be sexual harassment and/or discrimination on the basis of gender or sexual orientation please contact the District's Title IX Coordinator by mail, phone or email using the contact information listed below:


Donna First 
Title IX Coordinator & 
Director of Student Services

201 S. Walnut St. 
Yellow Springs, OH 45387
(937) 767-7381x1007
dfirst@ysschools.org

August 2020 TIX ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM TRAINING:
K-12 Title IX coordinator/administrator training by Bricker & Eckler
This advanced-level virtual training course is developed specifically for K-12 administrators to help them better understand their school’s obligations under Title IX. Topics include how school discipline processes intersect with Title IX, handling requests for confidentiality, policy considerations and the formal grievance process under the new 2020 Title IX regulations. 

Training slides are available here.

August 2020 TIX COORDINATOR AND PRINCIPAL TRAINING: 
Title IX investigator training by Bricker & Eckler
This advanced-level virtual training course takes a deeper dive into the formal grievance process, including the mechanics of conducting an investigation. This session includes interactive training with a discussion of real-world scenarios.

Training slides are available here.

August 2020 TIX STAFF TRAINING:
Title IX: Protecting Students and School Employees from Sexual Harassment (General Awareness) by Public School Works
Access to the Title IX staff training is available here and can be accessed by selecting Staff Training and creating an account.

Hard copies of the district's Title IX training materials can be provided upon request by reaching out to the Donna First.

Policy 2266 Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Sex and Formal Complaints of Sexual Harassment in District Programs or Activities is available here