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LOUDOUN SCHOOL BOARD PROPOSES STRIPPING ALL CLASSES FROM NON-DISCRIMINATION AND ANTI-BULLYING POLICIES

LCPS_SealThe Loudoun County School Board is proposing to remove all classifications from its non-discrimination and anti-bullying policies.

At their November 29 meeting (watch the discussion here), several School Board members expressed the belief that employees and students shouldn’t be “labeled” by having legal protection from discrimination on the basis of personal characteristics such as gender or sexual orientation. They then voted to consult the LCPS attorney to determine whether all classifications can be eliminated from the current policies: race, ancestry, color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, or genetic information and any other characteristic provided by law.

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