Join Gender Spectrum’s Joel Baum and Asaf Orr, transgender Youth Project Staff Attorney at the National Center for Lesbian Rights, for a question and answer session about the Trump Administration’s rescission of federal guidelines supporting transgender students at school.
Lorena tells the story of first learning that her teenager, then 13, is her transgender son.
Today, the Department of Justice and Department of Education announced that they are rescinding the federal guidance given to schools by the Obama Administration regarding support for transgender student’s use of restrooms and other single sex spaces.
We are happy to introduce the third cohort of Gender Spectrum National Youth Council leaders. Our 2016-2017 national Youth Advisory Council has members representing California, Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Washington D.C. and Virginia!
Meet Grace who identifies as an: afro-latina, transgender, queer, student leader! In her video for the Teen Intersectionality Series she talks about and her acting career and the importance of being seen and heard for all of her intersecting identities.
This interview with Dr. Kelly King, an assistant superintendent in the Glendale Unified School District. She describes how her school district has supported students to become comfortable and confident in their true identity and bring that to their education.
On the evening of Friday, February 10, the U.S. Justice Department withdrew a legal request (previously submitted by the Obama administration) that would support and protect transgender students from school discrimination and assuring them use of the restroom consistent with their gender identity.
Are you parenting a child who falls outside of the traditional gender binary? This video is for you! Gender Spectrum’s Lisa Kenney and Pamela Wool provide an overview of issues for parents of non-binary children and teens to keep in mind.