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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  9:50 pm
Commenter: VA Parents

Not moral, or scientific
  1. Fact, not moral from a biblical standpoint.
  2. Fact, not scientific if looking at the evidence and facts.
  3. Suspect, it sets children up for failure in a world market.
  4. The financial waste of taxpayer money on a system that is already struggling.
  5. Suspect, you will find the brightest students with the wealthiest parents will remove their children from public schools, and possibly move to other locations.

Strongly and Biblically against.  Not our of hate but love.  No loving person will support or encourage destructive behavior.



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