Cultural dissemination is Submitted by Emathos on December 16, - Though I agree that a certain level of tolerance not acceptance should be taught in the public school system, it is not the job of educators to socially engineer children into accepting social norms or changing different societal memes. Sorry, but I don't buy it. Teaching Tolerance Submitted by Holly on January 15, - I also wanted to add that I Submitted by Holly on January 15, - 1: You can't send your child into another public sphere and expect rigid separations of cultural dissemination. It may not be from the teachers, but they will pick up the negative stuff soon enough.
Teaching Tolerance: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
If this were the case would you want your child to stress and worry, to feel wrong or abnormal? Gay, lesbian and bisexual refer to sexual orientation who you are attracted to. E-mail The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. Not only have I spent considerable time talking to kids about sex and sexuality but I have done likewise with parents. And the middle schools that I am familiar with aren't really that much better. As I said before - if you send your kid s to an outside school public or private , you might be able to steer various components of the culture they're exposed to, but you can't prevent it. One popular tip sheet:
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The photo was her first public appearance as a transgender woman. My son found a plastic gold coin on the floor of his preschool the other week. Now more than ever, gays and lesbians are coming out to their parents. But science states we are made male and female Bible states tge same thing. Follow me on Twitter.
In D.C. schools, gay-tolerance lessons are becoming elementary
Description: Explain why bullying is wrong. Others argue that, whether or not homosexuality is an illness, banning such therapy interferes with self-determination—that people have the right to try to change their sexual orientation. We have watched a video on youtube where they showed what it would be like if straight were abnormal and being gay were normal. Homosexuality remains a taboo subject in many public schools, and decisions about how — or whether — to include it in middle or high school health lessons provoke controversy. It took him years to tell anyone and when he did his mother turned on him until after this man died and another boy spoke out.