'Gender inclusive' policy passed by Harrington schools
Details of policy will be based on a 'student by student' basis
Last updated 11/16/2020 at 12:15pm
HARRINGTON – The Harrington School Board recently passed a “gender inclusive” policy on Oct. 28 to address the needs of transgender and gender-expansive students.
The policy affirms that an “inclusive approach” to transgender and gender-expansive students in regards to “use of names and pronouns”, “restroom and locker room use”, dress codes and other items. The goal of the policy is to “provide these students with an equal opportunity for learning and achievement.”
In order to do this, the policy outlines that the district will require specific training for staff and...