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How to File a Discrimination Complaint with the Office for Civil Rights (OCR), U.S. Department of Education


Office for Civil Rights (OCR)


Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Education

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

September 2010, pages

Description of Resource

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces several federal civil rights laws that prohibit discrimination in programs or activities that receive federal financial assistance from the Department of Education (ED). This link to the Office of Civil Rights Web site provides information on who can file a discrimination complaint and how to do so. 


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