View More. Six world regions are represented in the ILGA: Big Thinking Webinars for members Annual conference Archives: LGBT rights and intersex rights. Department of Education offered clarification and guidance as to the issues of transgender students on May 13, Examples of Policies and Emerging Practices for Supporting Transgender Studentswhich will be utilized to examine local policies and procedures for support of such pupils as well as adherence to Title IX structures; and.
RESOLVED, that the AFT and its affiliates will support the Office for Civil Rights guidance and demand its implementation at the district, institutional and state levels at pre-K through grade 12 schools as well as institutions of higher learning; and. RESOLVED, that the AFT press states to adopt measures that ensure transgender people full participation in society, including the right to use facilities in accordance with their gender identities, creating a state that is a safe and welcoming place where communities can recognize the talents and skills of all their residents, regardless of gender identity or expression. RESOLVED, that the AFT and its affiliates will support training for union members, staff and leadership, as well as all instructional staff, school-related personnel and administrators at the school, district, institutional and state levels, to deepen understanding of LGBTQ issues and policy implementation to support LGBTQ students, including training specific to the needs of transgender and gender-nonconforming students; and. For most persons, gender identity and biological characteristics are the same.