Parent Support May Help Transgender Children’s Mental Health

Parent Support May Help Transgender Children’s Mental Health Six-year-old Sophie says she has always known she’s a girl. “I used to be Yoshi,” she says. “But I didn’t like being called Yoshi.” And she didn’t like being called a boy. Sophie lives with her family in Bellingham, Wash. Her mother, Jena Lopez, says she started … Read more

Resource: Title IX Protects Trans Students

Dept. of Ed.: Title IX Protects Trans Students WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 29, 2014) -The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in the U.S. Department of Education today issued official guidance which makes clear that transgender students are protected from discrimination under Title IX. Title IX is a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the … Read more