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Teen-LGBTQ-activist-aims-to-inspire-with-Be-You-Tiful-Initiative

  Teen LGBTQ+ activist aims to inspire with Be You Tiful Initiative

Allison Frank is a 16-year-old lesbian activist from Lincolnshire's Stevenson High School who found her passion for activism and began the Be You Tiful Initiative. It all started when Frank was feeling overwhelmed in a makeup ...


Pritzker-announces-new-approach-for-juvenile-justice

  Pritzker announces new approach for juvenile justice

On July 31, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker and Lt. Gov. Juliana Stratton announced the 21st Century Illinois Transformation Model—a new plan that aims to transform the state's juvenile-justice system over the next four years. The model ...


Cicero-student-finds-his-voice

  Cicero student finds his voice

When Jorge Martinez-Arevalo was in eighth grade, he was elected president of an LGBTQ+ after-school club at Unity Junior High School, in Cicero. During his eighth-grade year, the club, which is known as NJAW ( short ...


Lurie-announces-overhaul-of-pediatric-intersex-surgery-policies

  Lurie announces overhaul of pediatric intersex surgery policies

Ann & Robert Lurie Children's Hospital announced July 28 that it will no longer perform irreversible genital surgical procedures on intersex patients until patients can participate in making the decision. The surgeries have long been controversial, ...


VIEWPOINT-Coming-out-letter

  VIEWPOINT Coming-out letter

Mom, Starting this letter is by far one of the toughest things I have done in a long time, and trust me, I've done plenty of difficult things. First of all I want to note that ...


Goodman-reimagines-summer-education

  Goodman reimagines summer education

Free programming for participants "aged eight to 80" is underway online, as Goodman Theatre's popular Education and Engagement summer offerings for multigenerational learners go virtual, a press release noted. In addition to expanding its established programs ...


The-Crib-Night-Ministry-move-to-Bucktown

  The Crib, Night Ministry move to Bucktown

Nine years after it began operations in the basement of Lakeview Lutheran Church, The Crib—The Night Ministry's overnight shelter for young adults—has reopened in a larger, enhanced space on the first floor of 1735 N. Ashland ...


E-Patrick-Johnson-a-man-of-firsts

  E. Patrick Johnson, a man of firsts

E. Patrick Johnson is a man often associated with the word "first." He was the first in his family to go to college, and the first Black native of Hickory, North Carolina, to receive a Ph.D., ...


Australian-Irish-consulates-host-LGBTQ-advocacy-panel

  Australian, Irish consulates host LGBTQ+ advocacy panel

By Emily Reilly

Sarah Keating, the vice consul general of Chicago's Consulate General of Ireland; and Amanda Slone, the office services manager at the Australian Consulate of Chicago hosted a panel June 30 in honor of the marriage-equality campaigns ...


SCOTUS-provides-exemption-for-religious-schools-from-bias-lawsuits

  SCOTUS provides exemption for religious schools from bias lawsuits

On July 8, the U.S. Supreme Court ( SCOTUS ) ruled seven to two in favor of two California religious schools that argued for exemption from employment-discrimination lawsuits that teachers bring. Only justices Sonia Sotomayor and ...


Advocates-celebrate-LGBTQ-Inclusive-Curriculum-Law-in-effect-July-1

  Advocates celebrate LGBTQ Inclusive Curriculum Law, in effect July 1

Students in Illinois public schools will learn about the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans people in state and national history because of the Inclusive Curriculum Law, which takes effect on July 1, 2020 for ...


GLAAD-unveils-inaugural-20-Under-20-list-

  GLAAD unveils inaugural 20 Under 20 list

GLAAD revealed its inaugural Rising Stars 20 Under 20 list. The list spotlights 20 young LGBTQ people, ages 20 and younger, who are accelerating acceptance of LGBTQ people while shaping the future of media and activism. ...


UIC-named-Illinois-best-college-for-LGBTQ-students

  UIC named Illinois' best college for LGBTQ students

Diversity and inclusion are cornerstones of the University of Illinois at Chicago's mission and its latest recognition gives the campus community more to be proud about during Pride Month. UIC has been named Illinois' best college ...


Supreme-Court-refuses-to-end-DACA-protections

  Supreme Court refuses to end DACA protections

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on June 18 that the Trump administration cannot dismantle the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program, which has offered protections to hundreds of thousands of people who both ...


Plenty-OCookies-benefit-class-June-25

  'Plenty O'Cookies' benefit/class June 25

On Thursday, June 25, 7-8 p.m., La Casa Norte's ( LCN's ) Next Generation Board will host the Zoom event "Plenty O'Cookies for a Cause," featuring drag personality Plenty O'Smiles. O'Smiles will guide bakers as they ...


Out-professor-named-NU-school-dean

  Out professor named NU school dean

E. Patrick Johnson has been named dean of Northwestern University's School of Communication, Interim Provost Kathleen Hagerty announced. Johnson—the Carlos Montezuma Professor of African American Studies and Performance Studies at the Weinberg College of Arts and ...


Lawrence-Hall-recognized-by-Human-Rights-Campaign-Foundation-for-LGBTQ-inclusion-

  Lawrence Hall recognized by Human Rights Campaign Foundation for LGBTQ-inclusion

CHICAGO — Today, Lawrence Hall, a nonprofit organization focusing on trauma-informed healing and resilience building in youth, families, and communities in the Chicago area, proudly announced that it is being recognized in Change-Makers in Child Welfare ...


Lutheran-Child-and-Family-Services-of-Illinois-recognized-by-HRC-Foundation-for-LGBTQ-inclusion-

  Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois recognized by HRC Foundation for LGBTQ-inclusion

Oakbrook Terrace, IL — Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois ( LCFS ), the second largest community-based provider of child welfare services in Illinois, including foster care and adoption, proudly announced that it has received ...


BAMtheatre-starting-virtual-classes

  BAMtheatre starting virtual classes

In response to the stay-at-home and social distancing orders implemented by the COVID-19 pandemic, BAMtheatre has reimagined its musical theatre-focused programming through a host of virtual master classes, workshops, choirs and other activities to keep students ...


Trevor-Project-releases-report-on-mental-health-of-trans-non-binary-youth

  Trevor Project releases report on mental health of trans, non-binary youth

The Trevor Project's research team has published a new peer-reviewed article titled "Understanding the Mental Health of Transgender and Nonbinary Youth" in the Journal of Adolescent Health ( JAH ). Among the key findings: —When accounting ...


WORLD-Violence-in-Mexico-rainbow-drawings-youth-survey-Israeli-Pride-events-

  WORLD Violence in Mexico, rainbow drawings, youth survey, Israeli Pride events

Mexico is seeing a surge of extreme violence toward LGBT+ people in its deadliest year in half a decade, rights group Letra S. said, citing cases of victims brutally stabbed and brazenly killed in public, Reuters ...


Golden-Apple-surprises-out-teacher-with-award

  Golden Apple surprises out teacher with award

On May 15, Golden Apple—an Illinois nonprofit committed to preparing, honoring and supporting exemplary educators who advance educational opportunities for students—surprised Jenine Wehbeh, a seventh and eighth-grade teacher at John B. Murphy Elementary in Chicago, with ...


NCLR-denounces-Dept-of-Education-rule-making-LGBTQ-students-less-safe-at-school

  NCLR denounces Dept. of Education rule making LGBTQ students less safe at school

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Center for Lesbian Rights strongly condemns the United States Department of Education for releasing a new rule that weakens Title IX protections, making schools less safe — particularly for LGBTQ students. ...


Actors-Gym-to-stream-original-production-Isolated

  Actors Gym to stream original production Isolated

Actors Gym to stream original production 'Isolated' Actors Gym has announced Isolated, its annual spring youth circus that, this year, has been devised through an innovative online rehearsal process. It features 28 of its top youth ...


Town-hall-addresses-youths-needs-during-pandemic

  Town hall addresses youths' needs during pandemic

Advocates focused on ensuring that LGBT youth have access both to resources and straightforward facts during the COVID-19 pandemic presented during Equality Illinois' April 28 online town hall meeting. As the pandemic processes, numerous LGBT youth ...


COVID-19-Lightfoot-Oprah-to-be-part-of-virtual-commencement

  COVID-19 Lightfoot, Oprah to be part of virtual commencement

In an effort to celebrate the city's high school seniors who will not have a traditional graduation this spring because of the COVID-10 pandemic, Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, in partnership with Citadel, announced she will ...


COVID-19-Pritzker-Schools-closed-through-end-of-academic-year-

  COVID-19 Pritzker: Schools closed through end of academic year

On April 17, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker announced that in-person learning in schools will not resume during the 2019-20 school year, with remote learning days to continue for all pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade students. Illinois will receive ...


30-Under-30-Awards-moved-to-October

  30 Under 30 Awards moved to October

Windy City Times' annual 30 Under 30 Awards—usually held in June—will be moved to October ( LGBT History Month ) this year. The ceremony was originally scheduled to take place Wed., June 24, at Polo Cafe. ...


Idaho-anti-trans-law-challenged

  Idaho anti-trans law challenged

A lawsuit was filed April 15 challenging Idaho's recently passed law that bans women and girls who are transgender as well as many women and girls who are intersex from participating in school sports, according to ...


NATIONAL-Coronavirus-deaths-the-CARES-Act-Ritchie-Torres-trans-youth-study

  NATIONAL Coronavirus deaths, the CARES Act, Ritchie Torres, trans-youth study

Lorena Borjas—a transgender Latina activist who fought for immigrants and sex workers—died of COVID-19 at age 59 at Coney Island Hospital, CNN.com reported. Her passing inspired tributes from countless activists and leaders, including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, ...


Pritzker-announces-help-for-emergency-child-care-centers

  Pritzker announces help for emergency child-care centers

Building on the state's response to support families of essential workers and child-care providers throughout Illinois during the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. JB Pritzker announced an expansion of eligibility to support essential workers' child-care needs and an ...


PFLAG-to-launch-TransKids-SoFierce-social-media-campaign-on-March-31

  PFLAG to launch TransKids, SoFierce social media campaign on March 31

WASHINGTON, DC—Beginning Tuesday, March 31, PFLAG invites allies, family, and friends of transgender kids ( trans kids ) to join a an uplifting social media campaign called #TransKids #SoFierce ( pflag.org/transkidssofierce/ ). #TransKids #SoFierce is a ...


Around-Broadway-to-honor-high-school-musical-theater-students

  'Around Broadway' to honor high-school musical-theater students

Broadway In Chicago has announced its new social-media program, "Around Broadway in 80 Days." In the wake of the cancellation of The Jimmy Awards ( the national program ) and the Illinois High School Musical Theatre ...


NATIONAL-Curriculum-law-NY-trans-rule-Andrew-Gillum-LGBT-Health-Week-COVID-19

  NATIONAL Curriculum law, N.Y. trans rule, Andrew Gillum, LGBT Health Week, COVID-19

The U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina entered a consent decree that declares South Carolina's 1988 discriminatory anti-LGBTQ curriculum law unconstitutional and bars its enforcement, according to a joint statement from Campaign for ...


South-Side-LGBTQ-Center-Brave-Space-Alliance-expands-staff-office

  South Side LGBTQ Center Brave Space Alliance expands staff, office

CHICAGO — Brave Space Alliance has doubled its staff by hiring Zahara Bassett as Director of Development and External Relations, and Brittney Thomas as Director of Programs. The two new hires bring further vibrancy, skills, and ...


LGBTQ-group-Rainbow-Youth-Connections-to-participate-in-South-Side-Irish-Parade

  LGBTQ group Rainbow Youth Connections to participate in South Side Irish Parade

Rainbow Youth Connections—a writing and arts oriented LGBTQ youth group centered in Beverly—will march in this year's South Side Irish parade on Sunday, March 15. [NOTE: As for March 11, the parade had been cancelled because ...


MOMBIAN-Needing-more-than-a-moment-LGBTQ-representation-in-childrens-media

  MOMBIAN Needing more than a moment: LGBTQ representation in children's media

The Academy Award-winning songwriters behind Disney's Frozen, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and husband Bobby Lopez, announced recently that they are working on Universal Pictures' movie musical adaptation of The Prince and the Dressmaker, Jen Wang's award-winning graphic novel ...


Advocates-support-health-education-bill-for-public-schools

  Advocates support health-education bill for public schools

At a press conference, Wednesday, Feb. 26, a group of advocates announce their support for the Responsible Education for Adolescent and Children's Health ( REACH ) Act, which mandates comprehensive, inclusive and age-appropriate personal health and ...


The-Illinois-60-by-25-Network-to-hosts-7th-annual-conference

  The Illinois 60 by 25 Network to hosts 7th annual conference

CHICAGO, IL — Advance Illinois, Education Systems Center at Northern Illinois University and the Illinois Student Assistance Commission ( ISAC ) are pleased to host the seventh annual Illinois 60 by 25 Network Conference at Elgin ...


Suburban-district-settles-anti-trans-lawsuit

  Suburban district settles anti-trans lawsuit

After more than four years, Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 settled a lawsuit brought by transgender former student Nova Maday, who alleged discrimination. The Daily Herald reported that the district decided to pay Maday and her ...


30-Under-30-Awards-to-be-held-June-24

  30 Under 30 Awards to be held June 24

Windy City Times will again mark Pride Month with its annual 30 Under 30 Awards. The ceremony will take pace Wed, June 24. There will be a 5:30 p.m. reception, with the program being 6-7:30 p.m. ...


About-Face-Theatre-to-host-Wonka-Ball-Silver-and-Gold-May-30-UPDATE

  About Face Theatre to host Wonka Ball: Silver and Gold May 30 UPDATE

UPDATE Postponed. See http://www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/About-Face-Theatres-Wonka-Ball-postponed-/68302.html . CHICAGO ( February 10, 2020 )— Dress up to get down at Wonka Ball, About Face Theatre's annual benefit gala and Chicago's most glamorous party. Kicking off Pride Month 2020 with ...


High-school-seniors-can-pursue-journalism-award-

  High-school seniors can pursue journalism award

The Northern Illinois Newspaper Association ( NINA ) will award a $1,000 scholarship this spring to the high school senior picked by the association as the 2020 Northern Illinois High School Journalist of the Year. NINA ...


Love-Out-Loud-ball-Feb-8

  'Love Out Loud' ball Feb. 8

In Demand Entertainment and CSU Royal Court are presenting the Love Out Loud Ball on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2-10 p.m., at Chicago State University's Student Union Building, 9501 S. King Dr. The ball-approved event is offering ...


Queer-Valentines-Day-event-at-MCA

  Queer Valentine's Day event at MCA

"Odd Pleasures: A Queer Valentine's Day Event" will take place Friday, Feb. 14, 7-8:30 p.m., at the Museum for Contemporary Art ( MCA ), 200 E. Chicago Ave. Chicago drag queen/comedian Aunty Chan will host the ...


MOMBIAN-Parenting-on-The-L-Word-Generation-Q

  MOMBIAN Parenting on 'The L Word: Generation Q'

The L Word: Generation Q, the sequel to the groundbreaking queer television drama The L Word, just ended its first season on Showtime. There is much to praise about the new show, including more varied representation ...


VIEWS-College-for-LGBTQ-students

  VIEWS College for LGBTQ students

Finding yourself and becoming comfortable with your identity is something that people within the LGBTQ community struggle with every day. There is coming to terms with your sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and how you choose ...


Young-Playwrights-Festival-running-through-Jan-25

  Young Playwrights Festival running through Jan. 25

Pegasus Theatre Chicago is presenting the 33rd Young Playwrights Festival through Saturday, Jan. 25, at The Courtyard Theatre in The Getz Theater Center at Columbia College Chicago, 72 E. 11th St. The Young Playwrights Festival ( ...


LGBTQ-nonfiction-writing-class-starts-Feb-13

  LGBTQ+ nonfiction writing class starts Feb. 13

StoryStudio Chicago, 4043 N. Ravenswood Ave., is offering a new course on writing stories from a queer perspective. Conceived by author Jeremy Owens, this class focuses on LGBTQ+ nonfiction writing, and it starts Thursday, Feb. 13, ...


Young-Playwrights-Festival-running-through-Jan-25

  Young Playwrights Festival running through Jan. 25

Pegasus Theatre Chicago is presenting the 33rd Young Playwrights Festival through Saturday, Jan. 25, at The Courtyard Theatre in The Getz Theater Center at Columbia College Chicago, 72 E. 11th St. The Young Playwrights Festival ( ...


Trans-undocumented-students-can-now-access-college-aid

  Trans, undocumented students can now access college aid

Undocumented and some transgender students can now access state college aid, now that a loophole preventing them from doing so has closed, The Chicago Sun-Times reported. The new statute—called the Retention of Illinois Students and Equity ...


MOMBIAN-Holiday-gift-guide-for-LGBTQ-childrens-books

  MOMBIAN Holiday gift guide for LGBTQ children's books

It's time for my annual gift guide to some of the year's best LGBTQ-inclusive children's picture books! There were happily more books published this year than I can include here, so please visit Mombian.com for a ...


School-official-dismisses-trans-related-suicides

  School official dismisses trans-related suicides

In Evansville, Indiana, a school board member seemingly dismissed activists' concerns about safety for LGBTQ kids and trans-related suicides, Advocate.com reported. Members of the Tri-State Alliance—a social service and educational organization serving LGBTQ communities in southeastern ...


Youth-urged-to-take-quiz-before-World-AIDS-Day

  Youth urged to take quiz before World AIDS Day

As part of a continuing effort to educate young people about HIV prevention and treatment, Illinois HIV Care Connect has introduced HIV and youth web content to support the Y.O.U.T.H. ( Youth Overcoming Undetected and Treatable ...


AMA-supports-laws-protecting-youth-from-conversion-therapy-NCLR-responds

  AMA supports laws protecting youth from conversion therapy, NCLR responds

CHICAGO, IL — Today, the American Medical Association ( AMA ) announced that it will formally support state and federal legislation protecting LGBTQ youth from the life-threatening practice of conversion therapy. The AMA, which has long ...


WORLD-Ugandan-raid-popes-statement-Turkish-university-Peruvian-movie

  WORLD Ugandan raid, pope's statement, Turkish university, Peruvian movie

A Ugandan court charged 67 people with causing a nuisance after they were arrested in a gay-friendly bar, in a move condemned by activists as the latest "homophobic" attack, Reuters reported. The 67—who were among 127 ...


Trevor-Project-raises-12M-at-LA-gala

  Trevor Project raises $1.2M at L.A. gala

On Nov. 18, the Trevor Project—the world's largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ young people—hosted its 2019 TrevorLIVE Los Angeles fundraising gala at The Beverly Hilton. The honorees included Cybill Shepherd, Hayley Kiyoko ...


CDC-releases-report-on-school-health-policies

  CDC releases report on school health policies

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) released "School Health Profiles"—a system of surveys assessing school health policies and practices in states, large urban school districts and territories. LGBTQs composed a significant part ...


YEPP-holds-second-annual-Rise-Up-event

  YEPP holds second annual 'Rise Up' event

Youth Empowerment Performance Project ( YEPP ) held its second annual Rise Up: A Celebration of Resilience Nov. 13 at Chicago Theater Works. YEPP Board Member and Co-Chair La Tony welcomed the more than 200 people ...


Palatine-school-district-to-back-trans-access-to-restrooms-lockers

  Palatine school district to back trans access to restrooms, lockers

On Nov. 14, Palatine School District 211 voted to relax bathroom and locker room restrictions for transgender students, media outlets reported. At the public meeting, held at Fremd High School, parents and students spoke out on ...


NATIONAL-Manhattan-sculpture-Pulse-memorial-TrevorLIVE-LA-unsolved-murder

  NATIONAL Manhattan sculpture, Pulse memorial, TrevorLIVE LA, unsolved murder

A 10-foot tall sculpture dedicated to the transgender and gender nonconforming community ( TGNC ) was unveiled at Tribeca Park in Manhattan, ABC7NY.com reported. Internationally known visual artist Rubem Robierb is the creator of the sculpture ...


YEPP-fall-fundraiser-Nov-13-at-Theater-Works

  YEPP fall fundraiser Nov. 13 at Theater Works

Youth Empowerment Performance Project ( YEPP ) will hold its inaugural fall fundraiser, "Rise Up: A Celebration of Resilience" Wed., Nov. 13, 6-9 p.m., at Chicago Theater Works, 1113 W. Belmont Ave. At the event, YEPP ...


Top-worry-for-lesbian-parents-Stigmatization

  Top worry for lesbian parents? Stigmatization

New study finds lesbian parents worry about stigmatization but are proud to be role models The latest findings from the US National Longitudinal Lesbian Family Study New analysis asked 131 lesbian parents to reflect on the ...


Chicagoan-helps-bring-nuances-of-foster-system-to-the-screen

  Chicagoan helps bring nuances of foster system to the screen

Chicago attorney Jay Paul Deratany, who is gay, recently penned the screenplay for a new film about the inherent dysfunction within the U.S. foster care system—a realm he knows well. "Practicing law is telling a story ...


Mayor-Lightfoot-releases-statement-on-resolution-to-CTU-negotiations

  Mayor Lightfoot releases statement on resolution to CTU negotiations

We are pleased to have reached a deal with the Chicago Teachers Union to resolve the strike, and enable our students to return to school tomorrow. This five-year overall agreement is historic. It provides significant benefits ...


Safe-Schools-Alliance-advances-PHIMC-partnership-91UPDATE93-

  Safe Schools Alliance advances PHIMC partnership [UPDATE]

Illinois Safe Schools Alliance ( the Alliance ) has been putting the finishing touches on a merger with the Public Health Institute of Metropolitan Chicago ( PHIMC ). The Alliance has long advocated on behalf of ...


Spelman-College-creates-Chair-in-Queer-Studies-with-matching-gift-of-2M

  Spelman College creates Chair in Queer Studies with matching gift of $2M

ATLANTA, GA — OCTOBER 29, 2019 — Spelman College, the global leader in the liberal arts education of Black women, today announced the creation of a chair in Queer Studies backed by a matching gift from ...


State-teachers-hold-2019-convention

  State teachers hold 2019 convention

Coinciding with a strike involving Chicago teachers—the first since 2012—nearly 400 delegates and guests from around the state convened in Rosemont this past weekend to conduct union business at the Illinois Federation of Teachers ( IFT ...


Congress-warned-about-mental-health-challenges-experienced-by-Black-queer-youth

  Congress warned about mental health challenges experienced by Black queer youth

WASHINGTON— The National Black Justice Coalition ( NBJC ) yesterday, joined Susan Taylor, former Essence magazine editor-in-chief, and the National CARES Mentoring Movement to support a youth delegation offering testimony about the experiences of Black youth ...


BYC-closing-Oct-14-will-reopen-Oct-28-

  BYC closing Oct. 14, will reopen Oct. 28

Broadway Youth Center ( BYC ) will be closed for two weeks of staff training starting Monday, Oct. 14 and will reopen Monday, Oct. 28. During this time, there will also be no GED or VOICES ...


Suburban-high-school-has-gay-homecoming-king

  Suburban high school has gay homecoming king

Anthony Arnori—an openly gay senior and hockey player at East Leyden High School in Franklin Park, Illinois—was voted homecoming king, The Advocate reported. In an op-ed in The Washington Post, he wrote, in part, "As I ...


Law-school-honored-for-TGNC-efforts

  Law school honored for TGNC efforts

Chicago-Kent College of Law recently received the 2019 Henry J. Ramsey, Jr. Diversity Award from the Law Student Division of the American Bar Association. The award—named in honor of Henry J. Ramsey Jr., who served as ...


Mayor-first-lady-launch-youth-commission

  Mayor, first lady launch youth commission

Following in the steps of cities ranging from Sioux City, Iowa, to Charleston, South Carolina, Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and First Lady Amy Eshleman have launched the Mayor's Youth Commission—a group of more than 30 ...


NCAA-trans-swimmer-at-Oakton-on-Sept-24

  NCAA trans swimmer at Oakton on Sept. 24

Schuyler Bailar, the first transgender National College Athletic Association ( NCAA ) Division I men's athlete, will speak in Oakton Community College's Student Center on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 12:30-1:45 p.m. The talk will take place in ...


District-211-to-deliberate-on-crafting-transgender-locker-room-policy-

  District 211 to deliberate on crafting transgender locker room policy

Officials from Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 said Sept. 19 that they'll need more time to determine logistics of a policy that would permit transgender students to use the locker rooms corresponding to the gender with ...







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