Add Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression to the SAISD Non-Discrimination Statement

Ruby Polanco
Anonymous 30 Comments
310 Signatures Goal: 1,000

San Antonio Independent School District, or otherwise known as SAISD, protects against the discrimination of a student or employee on the basis of race, religion, color, age, national origin, sex, and disability. However, the statement has failed to keep abreast with the social and political advancements of today and include sexual or gender preference/expression among the many other reasons a member of SAISD can be discriminated against. The problem we plan to solve is SAISD’s lack of inclusion of sexual orientation and gender identity in its Non-Discrimination Statement as it is a matter of protection of equal education and safety for all -- not a matter of personal belief.

  • Ben McKay
    Ben McKay United States, Smithville
    Sep 17, 2017
    Sep 17, 2017
    Good work!
  • Sienna Guerra
    Sienna Guerra United States, San Antonio
    Aug 17, 2017
    Aug 17, 2017
    So proud of you Ruby for keeping up with this and fighting for equal rights!
  • Ariana Runner
    Ariana Runner United States, Houston
    Aug 17, 2017
    Aug 17, 2017
    Yes! Thank you so much Ruby for making sure me and my sisters are comfortable being who they are. Continue to be a change maker, and never stop striving for justice.
  • Anonymous
    Anonymous
    Jul 30, 2017
    Jul 30, 2017
    Yes , I believe so people can understand who they truly are not what they should be or should do
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