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Some parents with students at Old Town Elementary received a letter that said there is a second grade student in the school that is transgender.

OLD TOWN, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Some parents with students at Old Town Elementary received a letter that said there is a second grade student in the school that is transgender. The school district mailed the letter to parents at the start of the new school year. It went to parents who have children in […]

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Maine Supreme Court just handed down a ruling in the case of the trans-girl that was denied the use of the girl’s bathroom.

NOTE – transgender students in CT have the same rights under PA 11-55 – http://www.cga.ct.gov/2011/ACT/PA/2011PA-00055-R00HB-06599-PA.htm See also – http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/lib/sde/pdf/equity/title_ix/guidelines_for_schools_on_gender_identity_and_expression2012oct4.pdf   Maine Supreme Court just handed down a ruling in the case of the trans-girl that was denied the use of the girl’s bathroom. http://www.glad.org/current/item/breakthrough-ruling-in-favor-of-transgender-student Breakthrough Ruling in Favor of Transgender Student Transgender Students Must Have […]

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What happens when your son tells you he’s really a girl?

Source: http://www2.macleans.ca/2014/01/13/what-happens-when-your-son-tells-you-hes-really-a-girl/ What happens when your son tells you he’s really a girl Inside the families embracing the new world of gender variance by Cathy Gulli on Monday, January 13, 2014 10:25am – MacLean’s Magazine Since the summer of 2012, Olie Pullen has kept in her bedroom closet a Wonder Woman costume, which she loves, but has struggled […]

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UNITED STATES REACHES AGREEMENT WITH ARCADIA, CALIFORNIA, SCHOOL DISTRICT TO RESOLVE SEX DISCRIMINATION ALLEGATIONS

This is a very significant court case regarding the rights of transgender students. See attached official documents.   From: USDOJ-Office of Public Affairs (SMO) Sent: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 4:07 PM To: USDOJ-Office of Public Affairs (SMO) Subject: UNITED STATES REACHES AGREEMENT WITH ARCADIA, CALIFORNIA, SCHOOL DISTRICT TO RESOLVE SEX DISCRIMINATION ALLEGATIONS   Note:  A […]

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Transgender Student Rights (TSR) – from GLSEN

GLSEN is proud to announce that it is strengthening its longstanding support for transgender and gender nonconforming students with the addition of the student-created grassroots organization Transgender Student Rights (TSR) to it family of programs. Founded in 2009, TSR is an online community that provides support and resources to transgender and gender nonconforming students. The […]

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