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College & Career Issues: Campus Sexual Assault

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Articles with Reading Levels: 11.0-11.9
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Articles with Reading Levels: 12.0-12.9

Article Name: How One College has Set Out to Fix 'a Culture of Blatant Sexual Harassment
Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education 
Author: Nell Gluckman
Date Published: November 29, 2017
Guiding Question: What steps is Berklee taking to fix it sexual harrassment culture on campus?
Grade Level: 11.2

Article Name: How is the Focus on Sexual Assault Awareness Playing Out in Classrooms?
Source: EdWeek
Author: Madeline Will 
Date Published: November 14, 2017
Guiding Question: What are some ways to talk about sexul assualt in the classroom?
Grade Level: 11.9

Article Name: Is There a 'Better Way' To Handle Campus Sexul Assault
Source: NPR
Author: Tovia Smith
Date Published: September 19, 2017
Guiding Question: How are campuses trying to find a better way to handle sexual assault?
Grade Level: 11.4

Article Name: Biden: 'New Challenges' on Campus Sexual Assault
Source: CNN
Author: Sophie Tatum 
Date Published: Last Updated: September 19, 2017
Guiding Question: What new challenges Former Vice President Joe Biden see in regards to campus-sexual assault?
Grade Level: 11.9

Article Name: A Majority of Americans Now Say Harassment is a 'Serious Problem'
Source: Washington Post
Author: Caitlin Gibson and Emily Guskin
Date Published: October 15, 2017
Guiding Question: How many people are affected by sexual harrassment?
Grade Level: 12.5

Article Name: Committment Affirmed: Colleges Pledge to Continue Work on Assault Prevention 
Source: Washington Post
Author: Sarah Larimer
Date Published: October 15, 2017
Guiding Question: What are colleges doing to increase sexual assualt prevention on campus?
Grade Level: 12.8

Article Name: Why DeVos's Position On Campus Sexual Assault is Flawed
Source: Washington Post
Author: Diane L. Rosenfeld
Date Published: September 13, 2017
Guiding Question: What are some of the problems with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos's position on campus sexual assault?
Grade Level: 12.6

Article Name: DeVos Decries 'Failed System' on Campus Sexual Assault, Vows to Replace It
Source: Washington Post
Author: Susan Svrluga and Nick Anderson
Date Published: September 7, 2017
Guiding Question: What problems does Betsy DeVos see with the current system for handling campus sexual-assault?
Grade Level: 12.5

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Article Name: Developing the Courage to Report Sexual Abuse Begins in Schools
Source: EdWeek
Author: Jill Berkowicz and Ann Myers ​​​​​​​
Date Published: November 12, 2017
Guiding Question: What can schools do before students leave for college to help prevent sexual assault and give a voice to victims?
Grade Level: 9.6

Article Name: Our Endless Legal Debate About Campus Rape Misses the Central Problem
Source: Chicago Tribune 
Author: Christine Emba 
Date Published: September 18, 2017
Guiding Question: What questions should we be asking about campus sexual-assault?
Grade Level: 9.7

Article Name: 10 Ways to Fight Against Sexual Assault on Campus
Source: AAUW
Author: N/A
Date Published: Last Updated April 4, 2016
Guiding Question: What are some ways to fight back against sexual-assault?
Grade Level: 9.8

Article Name: 10 Ways to Fight Against Sexual Assault on Campus
Source: Rape Abuse Incest National Network
Author: N/A
Date Published: 2016
Guiding Question: What are some options for students who have been assaulted?
Grade Level: 9.3

 

Article Name: Title IX is Often Framed as a Student Issue but Female Administrators Face Discrimination Too.
Source: Education Dive 
Author: Autumn A Arnett 
Date Published: October 27, 2017
Guiding Question: How does harrassment and discrimination impact female educators as well as their students?
Grade Level: 16.7

Article Name: The Question of Race in Campus Sexual-Assault Cases 
Source: The Atlantic
Author: Emily Yoffe 
Date Published: September 11, 2017
Guiding Question: How does race play a part in campus sexual-assault cases?
Grade Level: 13.9

Article Name: The Uncomfortable Truth About Campus Rape Policy 
Source: The Atlantic 
Author: Emily Yoffe
Date Published: September 6, 2017
Guiding Question: What are some of the concerns about the way sexual-assault cases are currently being dealt with on campuses?
Grade Level: 13.5