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on July 18, 2016 in World News

Schools Handed Guidance on ‘Queering the Education System’

by Donna Rachel Edmunds Teachers at leading boarding schools have been told to address transgender children using the pronoun “zie” to avoid falling foul of the Equalities Act. The advice comes in official guidance aimed at “queering the education system”. Internationally renowned schools including Eton and Westminster have been told that they should display an “equality pledge” at reception for visitors to read and sign, while teachers are to be taught new vocabulary to familiarise them with transgender issues, including using “zie” instead of “he” or “she”. The guidance comes from the Boarding School’s Association, following a growing trend...

by Donna Rachel Edmunds Teachers at leading boarding schools have been told to address transgender children using the pronoun “zie” to avoid falling foul of the Equalities Act. The advice comes in official guidance aimed at “queering the education...

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