Rachel Colvin, a former teacher at Ballarat Christian College, launched a ground-breaking discrimination complaint this week against the non-denominational Christian college because she would not …
“For families where one or more parents are trans or gender diverse, the everyday challenges of raising children can be intensified by experiences of misunderstanding, exclusion, or even hostility and hatred.”
“I couldn’t understand why that was being cut, [while] there were so many young kids struggling with their sexuality.”
It also leads to positive mental health outcomes for LGBTI students.
“[We] will protest in solidarity with all who love and prefer freedom of speech, conscience and belief.”
Greenwich will introduce legislation protecting LGBTI students and teachers at faith-based schools if re-elected at the upcoming NSW election.
Genderqueer advocate Dani Leever on mental health organisation headspace and the safe space it provided them to explore their identity.
“We are heading into a national election campaign without knowing exactly where federal Labor stands on the issue of LGBTI teachers and other staff in faith-based schools.”
“By queering the senior English sample text list in the Australian curriculum … LGBTIQ+ youth will see aspects of their lives reflected at school.”