Showing posts with label Department of Education. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Department of Education. Show all posts

03 January 2019

civil rights - Students Deserve Better: New Website Urges Department of Education to Protect Students’ Rights

Shin Inouye
The Leadership Conference


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please press:  civilrights.org

ezs note:  I signed the petition... did you?

28 July 2018

The U.S. State of Delaware Becomes the 15th State to Ban LGBTQ+ Conversion Therapy

Duane Paul Murphy
College Media Network


Dover, DE (Delaware State Capitol)

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please press:  www.collegemedianetwork.com

ezs note:  Delaware residents - Actually, the headline is a bit of a misnomer.  Read the whole article - it prevents minors from using 'reparative therapy', but once the person turns eighteen, hey, have at it.  This crackpot 'therapy' is no better than Dr. Hobgoblin's Magic Elixir. 

12 February 2018

Department of Education Admits to Rejecting Civil Rights Complaints From Trans Students

Aaron Rodriguez
HRC


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please press:  www.hrc.org

29 January 2018

Under Betsy DeVos, the Department of Education leaves transgender protections up to the schools

Grace Nash
Muckrock



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please press:  www.muckrock.com

ezs note:  This is a very important document. Muckrock e-mailed all 50 Departments of Education and requested under Freedom of Information acts what states were doing - or not doing - for these transgender students regarding their rights. Please stay informed!!

30 November 2017

After outcry, Nevada delays school gender diversity regulation

Meghin Delaney
Las Vegas Record-Journal


average Nevada parent

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please press:  www.reviewjournal.com

14 July 2017

Transgender Students Turn to Courts as Government Support Erodes

Liam Stack
The New York Times


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please press:  www.nytimes.com

03 May 2016

Hawaiʻi Transgender Leaders to Deliver Petition to DOE

Press
Maui Now



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please press:  http://mauinow.com

29 April 2016

Feds list schools that sought exemption from discrimination statute

Tim Devaney
The Hill


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please press:  http://thehill.com

05 January 2016

04 November 2015