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Posted byon June 22, 2012 at 12:25 PM EST
Billie Jean King was at the White House this week to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the landmark legislation that forever changed the academic, athletic and professional fields of America. This was a critical moment in our Nation’s history that King, and millions of girls and women like her, will remember and celebrate.
Posted byon June 21, 2012 at 5:36 PM EST
The White House Council on Women and Girls celebrated the 40th anniversary of Title IX with dozens of advocates and leaders who are continuing the fight for gender equity in our schools
Posted byon June 21, 2012 at 11:00 AM EST
Vice President Joe Biden's initiative to prevent violence and abuse against women introduces a new public service announcement to help young men hear from other men they respect that violence is wrong and that men must help end it by speaking out.
Posted byon June 20, 2012 at 5:54 PM EST
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of this milestone legislation, we asked Obama Administration staffers to share photos that highlight how playing sports helped shape their lives
Posted byon June 20, 2012 at 9:00 AM EST
A look back at the First Lady's official visit to South Africa and Botswana in June of 2011.
Posted byon June 19, 2012 at 12:49 PM EST
This Wednesday, June 20, the Council on Women and Girls will be hosting an event to mark the 40th Anniversary of Title IX, the legislation that opened up a world of new opportunities for girls ranging from athletic participation to access to education in science, technology, engineering, and math.
Posted byon June 18, 2012 at 6:07 PM EST
The White House Council on Women and Girls marks the 40th anniversary of Title IX.
Posted byon June 18, 2012 at 12:15 PM EST
The National Dating Abuse Helpline is now available by phone, text and online chat 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, allowing teens and young adults to reach out for help in the way they feel most comfortable.
Posted byon June 15, 2012 at 4:49 PM EST
A quick glimpse at this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon June 13, 2012 at 4:34 PM EST
Every child should have the chance to be five years old. The U.S. is partnering on a global effort to end preventable child deaths.