Arlington County, Fairfax County, and Prince William County Public Schools have announced they will not implement the new guidelines
A group of activists organized by FCPS Pride held a rally and march near Luther Jackson Middle School in Falls Church
“Our policies and regulations will continue supporting our transgender and gender-expansive students, staff, & families from discrimination"
The student-led Virginia-based Pride Liberation Project organizing mass walkouts and rallies in more than 90 schools across the state
“This kind of hostile school climate puts trans youth at greater risk of harassment, mental health challenges or discrimination"
New law requires parental notification of ‘sexually explicit content’ in classroom effectively erasing LGBTQ+ in school curriculum”
The announcement by Principal Daniel W. Smith came hours after an LGBTQ group operated by students issued a press release
Youngkin has said he does not support allowing trans children to play on sports teams that are consistent with their gender identity
“We are writing to ask you to reject calls to remove Maia Kobabe’s ‘Gender Queer’ and Jonathan Evison’s ‘Lawn Boy’ from schools libraries”
Following strong objections to the books by parents FCPS officials announced they had removed the books from the school libraries