Websites

 

Government Offices

 

Office for Civil Rights Regional Offices for Civil Rights
Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html?src=rt
Regional Offices for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
https://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contactus.cfm
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education U.S. Department of Justice
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/oese/index.html
U.S. Department of Justice
http://www.justice.gov/



Equity Assistance Centers (2016-2021)

The 4 equity assistance centers are funded by the U.S. Department of Education under Title IV of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. They provide assistance in the areas of race, gender, and national origin equity to public school districts to promote equal educational opportunities.
Region I: Connecticut, Delaware, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virgin Islands, West Virginia
Mid-Atlantic Equity Consortium
5272 River Road, Suite 340
Bethesda, MD 20816
Ms. Susan Shaffer, Director
PH: 301-657-7741
F: 301-657-8742
Region II: Alabama, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia
South Central Collaborative for Equity
Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA/SCCE)
5815 Callaghan Road, Suite 101
San Antonio, TX 78228-1102
David Hinojosa, Director
PH: 210-444-1710
F: 210-444-1714
Region III: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Great Lakes Equity Center
Indiana University
902 West New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5167
Dr. Seena M. Skelton
PH: 317-278-6832
F: 317-274-6864
Region IV: Tennessee Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 63
Denver, CO 80217-3362
Dr. Jan Perry Evenstad, Director
PH: 303-556-6065
F: 303-556-3912

 

Regional Parent Technical Assistance Centers

 

Region I Region II
Northeast Parent Assistance Center and Technical Assistance Team (NE-PACT)
http://www.parentcenternetwork.org/region1/aboutus.html
Exceptional Children's Assistance Center
http://www.ecac-parentcenter.org/Default.aspx
Region III Region IV
Partners Resource Network
http://www.partnerstx.org/
Wisconsin Family Assistance Center for Education Training & Support (WI FACETS) Parent Center
http://www.region4ta.us/
Region V Region VI
PEAK Parent Center
http://www.region5ptac.org/
Matrix Parent Network and Resource Center
http://matrixparents.org/