Trans At School

If you’re a trans young person in school and college, you have the right to:

  • Use whatever name and pronoun you want.
  • Decide who knows you’re trans, and when and how to tell them.
  • Use whatever toilet you feel most comfortable in, including gender-neutral toilets.
  • Ask for support.
  • Be taken seriously!

Under the Equality Act 2010, you don’t need any documentation (like a letter from a doctor or your parents) to “prove” that you’re trans, and you don’t need to undergo any medical or social changes, to have these rights.

You don’t need to deal with have to deal with transphobic bullying. This is a hate crime and you can report it to school, college or the police.

You can download a poster with this information on here: 

 


Oct
17
Wed
4:30 pm Rainbow Reflections in Sale (Tra...
Rainbow Reflections in Sale (Tra...
Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rainbow Reflections is the Trafford youth group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans people or those questioning their gender or sexuality who are under 25 years old.[...]