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New York School Urged to Adopt Gender Neutral Bathroom Policies for Students

National
The Le Roy Central School District is being urged to adopt inclusive bathroom policies consistent with the District’s practice of respecting the gender identity of its students. ...
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Education Department Releases Early Learning Challenge Reports for 20 States

National
The U.S. Department of Education has released a report showing that states are rapidly improving the quality of early learning programs. ...
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Seattle Community Centers to Serve 3,000 Kids If Strike Proceeds

Local
Seattle Parks and Recreation will offer drop-in activities for up to 3,000 kids at the City’s community centers if the teachers’ strike continues. ...
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Bullies, Victims Come Together in New Web Series ‘The Bully Pulpit’

The Bully Puplit
Entertainment
The Bully Pulpit offers a healthy spin by giving individuals and their bullies an opportunity to sit down over a cup of tea to talk about their shared recollection. ...
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Trans Students, Educators Protected in Kentucky’s Largest District

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National
With the recent attack from One Million Moms on trans teen, Jazz Jennings, it can sometimes feel as if the world is going backward: adults attacking children? ...
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Campus Pride Releases Top 25 List of LGBTQ-Friendly Campuses

National
Campus Pride announced Monday the 2015 Campus Pride Top 25 LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges & Universities. ...
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Back to School Guidance and Resources for LGBTQ Parents and Students

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National
New schools, classmates and teachers may mean coming out again to unknowing peers. Here are ways you can advocate for yourself and your child this school year. ...
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Hartford Public Schools to Train Principals on LGBTQQ Issues in the 2015-2016 School Year

National
Hartford Public Schools, in collaboration with the LGBTQQ community, will train its principals on issues of sexual orientation and gender identity and expression. ...
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Murray: LGBT Students Deserve Protections from Bullying and Harassment

Politics
Patty Murray (D-WA) delivered remarks on the Senate floor supporting an amendment to the Every Child Achieves Act that would protect LGBT students from bullying, harassment, and discrimination based on their sexual orientation or gender identity. ...
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Louisiana High School Student Allowed to Wear Tux to Prom

Claudetteia Love will be allowed to wear a tux to the prom.
Top News National
Last week, Claudetteia, 17, was told by Principal Taylor that she would not be allowed to attend her prom if she wore a tuxedo. ...
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