Know Their Rights

Crowe, C. (2018, December 19). Posts of professors holding babies in class often go viral. Is that the reality of students with kids? The Chronicle of Higher Education. Retrieved from
Familiarize yourself with legal protections granted to pregnant and parenting students under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.

National Women's Law Center

The National Women's Law Center's Pregnant and Parenting Students' Rights Toolkit covers excused absences, make-up work, attendance, accommodations, breastfeeding, and more.

Title IX in Higher Education

Review the National Women's Law Center to learn how to comply with Title IX in a postsecondary setting.
Do you have questions regarding a specific situation? Contact your institution's Title IX Coordinator for assistance.
Business Professor Dr. Henry Musoma holding student's child at Texas A&M University

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