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LGBTQ+ Support and Resources

The Calaveras County Board of Education (CCBE) and the County Superintendent desire to provide a safe school environment that allows all students equal access to and opportunities in the CCOE's academic, extracurricular, and other educational support programs, services, and activities. The CCBE prohibits, at any CCOE school or school activity, unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying, targeted at any student by anyone, based on the student's actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, immigration status, ethnic group identification, ethnicity, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information, or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics



CCOE Title IX and Gender Equality Information



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Local Resources:
GSA infographic
Resources and Information about gender and pronouns:
GenderBread person 
Gender Identity = How a person sees themselves in their brain
Attraction  = Who a person is attracted to in their heart
Sex = How a person is identified by their anatomy 
* This does not match some people's gender identity in their brain
Gender Expression = How a person presents themselves (style of dress, hairstyle, mannerisms etc..)
Elizabeth August shares her story about the magnitude of a mother's love. This young mom tells how she had to grieve the death of a son while simultaneously celebrating the birth of a daughter, when her five-year-old, who was born male, asked to present as a girl.