Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum

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Print Resources
For Students

Cushman, Clare, ed. Supreme Court Decisions and Women's Rights: Milestones to Equality. Washington, D.C.: Congressional Quarterly Books, 2000.

Epstein, Cynthia Fuchs. Deceptive Distinctions: Sex, Gender, and the Social Order. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1990.

Sather, Trevor, ed. Pros and Cons: A Debater's Handbook. 18th ed. New York: Routledge, 1999.

Stearman, Kaye, and Nikki Van Der Gaag. Gender Issues. Global Issues. New York: Raintree/Steck Vaughn, 1996.

For Teachers

Babcock, Barbara Allen, et al. Sex Discrimination and the Law: History, Practice, and Theory. 2d ed. Law School Casebook Series. New York: Little Brown & Co. Law & Business, 1996.

Kay, Herma Hill, and Martha S. West. Text, Cases and Materials on Sex-Based Discrimination. 4th ed. American Casebook Series. Belmont, Calif.: West Wadsworth, 1996.

United States Supreme Court. Supreme Court Cases on Gender and Sexual Equality, 1787-2001. Edited by Christopher A. Anzalone. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, Inc., 2001.

Related Web Sites
For Students

Civil Rights Act of 1964
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Civil Rights Amendment of 1991 are available on this site in their entirety, along with related explanations and anecdotes.

Gender Equity: Title IX
This site provides an outline and discussion of Title IX of the 1972 Education Amendments, including graphs and statistics of changes in the last 25 years.

Public Agenda Online
An online forum for national issues and citizen education, PAO features in-depth policy analysis and opinion studies.

Women's Bar Association of the State of New York
This site is dedicated to the promotion and advancement of women in legal professions and spotlights law-related links, including the Congressional and Federal Court systems.

For Teachers

Group Work on Sex and Gender Distinction
On this site, Professor Michael Kagan of Le Moyne College offers a lesson plan for group work on sex-based discrimination.

Legal Information Institute
LII functions as a law search engine and resource center, accessible to legal professionals, teachers, and students.


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