Understanding the Impact

The following links provide additional summaries and discussions about the Guidelines and the families they will support:

In the News:

Editorial: Myth Busting needed in LGBTQ debate – Alberta Teachers Association

“Who Needs Guidelines for LGBTQ Students? We do!” – Julie Hrdlicka, CBE Trustee

Gender issue rhetoric harmful – Alberta Teachers Association

Discomfort doesn’t override human rights – Richard Einarson of Safe Schools Alberta, Viewpoints article for Alberta Teachers Association

About a third of Alberta school boards have submitted LGBTQ policies – Calgary Herald, March 21, 2016

Video:  Online resource for LGBTQ gender guidelines – Global Calgary Morning News, March 21, 2016

 

Resources:

Frequently Asked Questions for parents and guardians – Calgary Board of Education

From a Mother – An Alberta mother shares her family’s story

Ally Tips and Supports – Pride Centre of Edmonton

Fact Page – Trans inclusion in Alberta schools – TESA Alberta

Sharing our Stories – PFLAG Canada

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