As the new school year begins, parents are discovering that transgender ideology and policy has taken hold in schools across the country. Teachers are being disciplined and fired for refusing to use the preferred pronouns of transgender-identifying students, kids are being locked in to transgender identities that they would otherwise naturally grow out of, girls are having to fend for themselves after finding boys who think they are girls in their restrooms, showers, and locker rooms, and boys who think they are girls are competing in and winning girls' sporting events.
Here are some resources to help parents advocate for their children and stand up to the transgender trend that has infiltrated our nation's schools.
This brochure from FRC helpfully defines terms associated with the transgender movement and gives an overview of the cultural and political moment that we are in. It covers how to talk to your children about transgender issues, how to talk to your child's teacher about your concerns, how to become a citizen activist, how to engage your church, and provides a listing of other resources.
2. Panel Discussion: Transgender Ideology in Public Schools: Parents Fight Back
This panel discussion features the perspectives of a school board member, parents of students, and legal and policy experts. This wide-ranging and thought-provoking discussion and Q&A session is a great resource for talking points on the scope of the transgender issue and strategies on how parents can effectively advocate for their children and approach school officials and teachers.
The Minnesota Family Council (MFC) has put together a comprehensive guide for parents on how to navigate the transgender movement in schools. According to MFC, the guide "clarifies confusing terminology, describes the health consequences of the transgender trend, debunks popular myths, and offers a wealth of constructive ideas for parents who want to work with their schools to foster a genuinely inclusive climate based on truth and compassion."
This helpful article by Kristen Allen at The Daily Signal provides a great overview of the lessons she and her fellow activists learned after losing a battle with Arlington County School Board in Virginia.
Actionable tools & strategies for parents to defend their children from indoctrination in K-12.
Moms for Liberty is dedicated to fighting for the survival of America by unifying, educating and empowering parents to defend their parental rights at all levels of government.
Parents Defending Education is a national grassroots organization working to reclaim our schools from activists imposing harmful agendas.
Advocates Protecting Children is a non-profit organization dedicated to fighting the gender industry, and especially its predation on children in the form of unethical social and medical transition for the sake of political and financial profit.
Them Before Us is a global movement defending children's right to their mother and father.
The vision of Beacon Health Education Resources is "to be a strong light that guides and gives hope." Beacon is built on a strong foundation of experience and excellence, connection and compassion.
Gateways to Better Education is a nonprofit organization founded in 1991 to help public school educators, parents and school leaders foster faith-welcoming schools as well as teach about the Bible and Christianity without mixing church and state.