Topics :: transgender children

1 thru 10 of 57 Stories
School Settles for 120K with Transgender Child's Parents in Discrimination Case

School Settles for 120K with Transgender Child's Parents in Discrimination Case

By Colton Wooten | Aug 19
Minnesota parents of a 7-year-old transgender child settled charges filed against Nova Classical Academy Charter School in St. Paul after the school failed to implement policies that would have protected their child against bullying.

Federal Judge: Wisconsin Trans Student Should Be Allowed to Use Boys' Restroom

By John Riley | Sep 24
A federal judge has ruled that a Wisconsin public school district must stop discriminating against a transgender student by requiring him to use a separate restroom.

Senate Defeats LGBT Student Nondiscrimination Amendment

By John Riley | Jul 19
The U.S. Senate on Tuesday evening defeated an amendment to an education bill that would have provided nondiscrimination and anti-bullying protections for LGBT children in schools.

Bill Aims to Protect Trans Foster Youth

Apr 26
A state bill that would ensure transgender foster youth are placed in welcoming and affirming homes passed out of its first legislative committee this week.

On Trans Visibility Day, Jim Colllins Announces Grant Recipients

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 31
On Transgender Day of Visibility, The Jim Collins Foundation (JCF) funds gender-affirming surgeries with 2015 grants.

Camp Aranu'tiq Enrolls Transgender Youth for Summer Season

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 13
Transgender and gender-variant kids now have a place where they can be themselves: Camp Aranu'tiq's summer program.

Transgender Adolescents More Likely to Be Depressed

By EDGE | Jan 23
A new study based on data from the Sidney Borum Jr. Health Center shows what a handful of local and regional studies on transgender youth have long suggested: Transgender youth have disparately negative mental health outcomes.

10 Transgender Trends for 2015

By EDGE | Dec 29
A leader in the area of transgender surgery has identified 10 important trends that will affect American and its transgender community in 2015.

Transgender Teenager in Confinement Case Escapes

Sep 16
A transgender girl whose imprisonment without criminal charges raised an outcry among her advocates has escaped from custody in Connecticut.

Trans Teen Commits Suicide, Says He's 'Prisoner Of My Own Body'

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 22
On Monday, August 18, a transgender teen from the Bucks County, Pennsylvania area committed suicide by stepping in front of a fast-moving train.

1 thru 10 of 57 Stories