School district poised to fight state's Title IX crackdown
February 26, 2020
Sweet Home Schools Supt. Tom Yahraes is preparing to lodge a formal complaint against a decision by Oregon Department of Education officials requiring the combining of girls and boys into single teams in forestry competitions.
“I have sent an objection to FNRL (Future Natural Resource Leaders), to a board member of the FNRL, the department head at the Oregon Department of Education that oversees the FNRL as well as the Office of Civil Rights at ODE,” Yahraes told The New Era Friday. The FNRL is a career technical student organization dedicated to the support of high school students int...