According to WBBH News in Florida, which first reported on the story, "pansexual" middle school art teacher says she was dismissed from her job for addressing sexuality with her kids.
An elementary school in Buckeye Valley School District in Ohio invited Jason Tharp, a picture book author, to speak to students. It's Okay To Be a Unicorn!, however, was not allowed to be read aloud at school when a parent protested. The book is about embracing one's uniqueness and embracing one's differences.
Alabama's state legislature adopted a law on Thursday that was first proposed as a "bathroom bill." Alabama's adoption of the law bars discussions of gender and sexual orientation in primary schools.
After receiving anger for a note he wrote on a classroom whiteboard urging kids to "be yourselves," with a reference to the LGBTQ and transgender individuals, a music instructor in Estill County has resigned.
According to school district spokeswoman Christina H. Upchurch, a teacher at Tocoi Creek High School in St. Johns County was requested to remove a T-shirt that stated "Protect Trans Kids" after a parent complained.
A gay teacher near Chillicothe, Ohio has spoken out after he was fired from his job for discussing his Pride-themed bracelet with his students. Jay Bowman has taught for 30 years. He’d been working as a substitute teacher at a Huntington Local High School classroom when several of his students asked about the bracelet he was wearing.
During a recent staff development day for teachers in Eau Claire schools, staff was instructed "Remember, parents are not entitled to know their kids' identities. That knowledge must be earned."
After passing out pride flags during a walkout to protest the state's so-called "Don't Say Gay" policy, a Florida high school student has been suspended indefinitely.
If passed, the "Don't Say Gay" bill would limit discussion about sexual orientation and gender identity in Florida schools.