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State of Michigan. State Board of Education Statement and Guidance on Safe and Supportive Learning Environments for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Students. State of Michigan, September 2016, p3-4.
Examples of Policies and Emerging Practices for Supporting Transgender Students
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Update Gender-Sexuality Alliance Advisors' Self-Efficacy to Address Transgender Issues: An Interpersonal Protective Factor for Transgender Student Depression
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QUESTION 11 What is the reason the State Board of Education SBE is providing additional guidance and recommendations to help ensure these students receive the same educational opportunities as their peers? To select and enter your answer go to Test.