transgender-kids

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Transgender and gender diverse teens: How to talk to and support them | Analysis

BY: - November 14, 2021

Transgender youth have been around long before the word transgender has. Yet today, transgender teens are increasingly visible in society.

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Nearly 10 percent of youth in Pgh school district identify as gender-diverse, new study finds | Analysis

BY: - June 7, 2021

The proportion was the largest the study's authors had ever seen.

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Anti-transgender bills are latest version of conservatives’ longtime strategy to rally their base | Opinion

BY: - May 7, 2021

A civil rights scholar looks at the large number of anti-transgender policies being debated and passed in state capitols. They are a staple issue for conservatives who want to rally their base.

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How parents can support a child who comes out as transgender: By conquering their own fears, following their child’s lead and tolerating ambiguity | Opinion

BY: - April 23, 2021

Allow your child to come to their own answers. I think with kids there’s a lot of exploration, so things can change and that’s OK. Openness from parents allows them to be who they are.