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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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2/3/21  6:59 pm
Commenter: B Greene

Guidance for trnasgenders in the public schools

Totally NUTS!  Why the hell cannot the DoE get down to delivering quality education and forget about drool like this.  Our public school systems have failed many generations of students.  VA and the US is way behind even underdeveloped nations and we spend probably more per student than most countries.  A failure of leadership in the system AND in the state legislature but the libs just keep it up and things keep getting worse and worse.

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