Remove reference to T-Gender.... Be inclusive and remember others (overweight kids, disabled kids..
“For transgender students, acts of verbal harassment may include the intentional and persistent use of names and pronouns not consistent with their identity.” (Recommended Standard, p.10)
REMOVE this recommended standard, p10.
UNLESS YOU insert all other acts of verbal harassment students endure (such as being overweight, too skinny, poor, wealthy, disabled, frizzy hair..etc
Citing Transgender is not enough. this policy statement is ambiguous and can be taken out of context especially if the student is not transgender. Current policy is inclusive and diverse to capture ALL Public School verbal harassment policy.