Did you know that before Title IX was enacted in 1972, just one in 27 high school girls played sports? And that now, that number is two in five? WATCH WSF Past President Angela Ruggiero talk more about the landmark legislation on Nickelodeon's Nick News' special, "What is Title IX and Why Do You Care?"
Nick News with Linda Ellerbee — an award-winning educational program for kids — has been tackling tough issues like race, drugs and sexuality for more than two decades. This Title IX special is the perfect opportunity for children and their parents to watch together, learn more about Title IX and discuss its meaning and application in the twenty-first century.