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Guidance Document Change: The Model Policies for the Treatment of Transgender Students in Virginia’s Public Schools guidance document was developed in response to House Bill 145 and Senate Bill 161, enacted by the 2020 Virginia General Assembly, which directed the Virginia Department of Education to develop and make available to each school board model policies concerning the treatment of transgender students in public elementary and secondary schools. These guidelines address common issues regarding transgender students in accordance with evidence-based best practices and include information, guidance, procedures, and standards relating to: compliance with applicable nondiscrimination laws; maintenance of a safe and supportive learning environment free from discrimination and harassment for all students; prevention of and response to bullying and harassment; maintenance of student records; identification of students; protection of student privacy and the confidentiality of sensitive information; enforcement of sex-based dress codes; and student participation in sex-specific school activities, events, and use of school facilities.
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1/8/21  11:35 am
Commenter: Barbara

transgender policy changes for Loudoun schools

I am tired of paying taxes in order for schools to run their social experiments on children, dividing people, causing confusion and neglecting real education for all of this insane nonsense, not to mention the "teaching" of horrible grammar.  Distracting teachers from their duties, making everyone uncomfortable and leaving no one with any sort of conscientious objections to being used and abused this way.  This is ridiculous

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