Thursday, January 14, 2016
Senator Lankford Questions Federal Education Department's Authority to Issue Guidance on Bullying, Harassment and Sexual Violence #bully #harrassment
Last week Senator James Lankford of Oklahoma sent a letter to the Acting Secretary of Education questioning the Department's authority to issue regulatory guidance such as OCR's guidance on bullying and harassment (2010) and sexual violence (2011). The Senator contends that the guidance letters avoid the proper rule making regulatory procedures. Here is his press release. A pdf of the entire letter is available here.
Here is an excerpt from the letter:
What are your thoughts?