“Focus on strategies for affirming LGBTQ2SIA+ students and creating inclusive classrooms”
The Oregon Department of Education has announced that they will be presenting a four-part virtual teacher training series on K-5 Comprehensive Sexuality Education.
According to their website, "While this training is designed to develop skills for teaching sexuality education with a K-5 focus, the foundational activities included are highly relevant to Comprehensive Sexuality Education teachers of all grade bands. The second two modules focus on strategies for affirming LGBTQ2SIA+ students and creating inclusive classrooms through Health and Sexuality Education."
In June of 2020 the Oregon Department of Education published its LGBTQ2SIA+ Student Success Plan
which will be featured in this training. The document drives toward a chapter called "Recommendations | Trust, Connection and Inclusion," which is divided into three domains:
- Individual Intention and Impact
- Institutional Policies and Facilities
- State Accountability and Support Systems
As the public school system looks away at parents unenrolling their children in record numbers
and declining -- even unmeasured -- performance, they choose to focus on K-5 student sexuality as one of the most important issues to be addressed in the classroom.
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