February 25, 2014
“Transgender youth often get discriminated against and unfairly. They are often excluded from physical education classes, sports teams and other school activities and facilities. The law, Assembly Bill 1266, or the School Success and Opportunity Act, ensures transgender public school students in grades K-12 have the same opportunities as their peers, permitting them to join sports teams and access facilities like bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond with their gender identities, not their biological sex.”
Read more of this article by Victoria Kim for PolicyMic here.