Yet in academic fields and on athletic fields, the power of Title IX continues to be felt every day.
But as approval of the constitutional amendment stalled in the states, Title IX became the law that endured—and made a difference.
There is no question that Title IX has enabled women to achieve extraordinary progress in domains previously restricted to men.
a part of the 1972 Education Act (U.S.) stating that no person could be denied the benefits of a federally funded educational program or activity on the basis of their gender; also called [Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972]
Title IX cases, which have typically been filed at the college level, have increasingly been filed against K-12 schools for sex equity in extracurricular sports.