OCR COMPLAINT: Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District

On February 24, 2024, Parents Defending Education (PDE) filed a federal civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Education against Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District (“Middleton” or “the District”)…

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PDE Settles Lawsuit Against Linn-Mar Community School District

Parents Defending Education’s lawsuit against Linn-Mar Community School District has ended in a settlement agreement that will end the use of a speech-silencing policy that punished students who “misgender” others.

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OCR COMPLAINT: Denver Public Schools

On February 20, 2024, Parents Defending Education (PDE) filed a federal civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Education against Denver Public Schools in Denver, Colorado for discrimination on…

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OCR COMPLAINT: Portland Public Schools

On February 15, 2024, Parents Defending Education (PDE) filed a federal civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Education against Portland Public Schools in Portland, Oregon for discrimination on…

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OCR COMPLAINT: Burnsville High School

On February 14, 2024, Parents Defending Education (PDE) filed a federal civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Education against Burnsville High School in Burnsville, Minnesota for discrimination on…

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