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On October 25 2006, the United States Department of Education published new regulations
governing single-sex education in public schools.
You can read the Department of Education press release announcing the new regulations at this link:
The complete regulations may be downloaded directly from the Department of Education, in HTML format, by clicking
The regulations may be downloaded in Adobe PDF format by clicking on the PDF logo:
These new regulations were required by a provision in the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB),
a provision intended by its authors to legalize single-sex education in public schools
(specifically, sections 5131(a)(23) and 5131(c) of the NCLB).
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