K-12 Investigation Report Writing

In this one-day course, ATIXA Faculty will review the most common errors they see in investigation reports and how to prevent them.

You’ve completed the interviews and collected all available evidence…now what? Investigation Report Writing is a one-day deep dive into the writing mechanics, format, structure, and best practices for investigation report writing.

In this hands-on session, topics covered will include managing sensitive information, integrating quotations, addressing unavailable information, using footnotes, incorporating feedback from the parties post-review, writing credibility assessments, and more. Faculty will review the most common errors they see in investigation reports and how to prevent them. Training participants will have the opportunity to critique sample investigation report excerpts with the faculty to evaluate both clarity and content.

In this course, you will learn:

  • Participants will understand the different sections of an investigation report and the content which should be included in each.
  • Participants will identify problematic language in investigation reports and suggest remedies.
  • Participants become aware of common report writing issues and why they are problematic.
  • Participants will be able to integrate different sources of evidence into an investigation report in a clear manner.
  • Participants will become familiar with best practices for protecting participant privacy through redaction, etc.

Who should attend?

  • Title IX Investigators
  • Civil Rights Investigators
  • Legal Counsel
  • Title IX Team Members
  • Title IX Coordinators


Live, Interactive Online Training

  • $399 Member
  • $499 Non-Member

Hide Details & Schedule


  • February 24: 11:00am - 6:00pm ET Register


*You must attend all dates in your session to receive credit for attendance.

Group discounts are provided on a sliding scale based on group size and applicable on registrations for the same training or event. Discounts will be applied at checkout starting for groups of 2-4 attendees and increasing for groups of 5 or more attendees. Please contact events@atixa.org with questions.

To obtain certification from ATIXA, you will need to attend the whole event. It is our expectation that you are present for the entire duration of your training course.

Please allow 7-10 days following the completion of the course and then log in on our website and visit the My ATIXA page to access the Continuing Certification Credit (CCC) program system. Please follow the instructions on the webpage to obtain your certification. Our CCC program allows those certified by ATIXA to track, maintain, and extend their professional development through our programs.

PLEASE NOTE: Certification refers to attendance at a qualifying event; TNG cannot speak to individual attendees’ knowledge, expertise, or command of the material.