Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
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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1/5/21  5:25 pm
Commenter: Chief One

How far we have fallen!!! Check the plumbing!!!

There is absolutely no evidence for the notion of transgender.  Just because someone wants to dress differently does not mean a physical change is in order.  It's plain sense that men and women are put together with different parts and functions.  Now I know some can lob off parts and claim gender change, but that  is no where near becoming someone of the opposite sex.  How foolish for our legislatures to spend time on this subject.

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