Web Toolbar by Wibiya
 
 
 

GL PROFILES

More Friends = More Fun

 
 

GL
Tweets !

12 HOURS AGO #QUIZ: Are you dateable? http://t.co/tJ00i6VhfH http://t.co/DogL9eP1RX

13 HOURS AGO #Poll: What's your goal for this week?

 

sponsored links

Um, what? Tennessee considering Don't Say Gay bill for K-8 schools

 
Lawmakers in Tennessee are reconsidering a piece of legislation from last year that has been nicknamed the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. If passed, it would prohibit teachers from discussing any sexuality other than heterosexuality with students with kindergarten through eighth grade.

 

 

More worrisome than this quasi gag order is a new provision, which would require school officials to contact parents if their child is gay. Students would still be able to discuss sexuality with counselors, nurses and principals, but these authorities would need to notify parents as soon as they thought the circumstances required “intervention.”

 

While the wording offers some leeway, we think the entire situation is troubling. What do you think?

 

BY BRITTANY TAYLOR ON 2/11/2013 11:11:00 AM

POSTED IN

< PREVIOUS   NEXT >   
comments powered by Disqus
X
 
You do most of your clothes shopping…



 
 

*Shine* this season with the Fresh Spring Picks giveaway

 

Have your best spring yet with our amazing bounty of books and beauty products. 

CLICK HERE for your chance to win it!

 
Posts From Our Friends

sponsored links