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Illinois House Passes Bills Requiring Schools Teach LGBT History To Give Students ‘Role Models’

Illinois inches closer to requiring LGBT history in public schools.

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A bill passed by the Illinois State House would require schools to teach LGBT history to give students “role models” within the community.

The Illinois House passed HB0246, requiring that all textbooks bought by the district “authorized to be purchased must include the roles and contributions of all people protected under the Illinois Human Rights Act,” and require that they facilitate “the teaching of history of the United States shall include a study of the roles and contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in the history.”

State Representative Anna Moeller believes the bill will “give LGBT students a safe inclusive and welcoming environment,” and provide students with “accurate and improved history and understanding of how LGBT individuals and movements have contributed and shaped our world today.”

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She also believes it will aid LGBT students by giving them positive “role models” to emulate.

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Republican State Representative Tom Morrison questioned the importance of teaching sexuality to students when contacted by local media.

Illinois News Network reported:

“How or why is an historical figure’s sexuality or gender self-identification even relevant, especially when we’re talking about kindergarten and elementary school history?” Morrison said. “Furthermore, there’s no parental opt-out nor even any notification so the parents can know if, when or how to talk about these topics with their children.”

He also said it the measure would add another unfunded requirement to school districts, which are governed by locally elected school boards.

Additionally, the bill would be immune to balanced budget requirements in order to replace the current curriculum quickly.

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Washington Democrats Seek To Push LGBT Sex Ed For Kindergarteners

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Democrats in the state of Washington are now seeking to institute a statewide LGBT-focused sex ed program that would be taught to students ranging from kindergarten to high school.

House Bill 2184 would institute “comprehensive sexual health education” in Washington’s public schools by the year 2022.

A parental watchdog group in the state is raising the alarm, calling out the progressive legislation for its marketing of adult sexuality to children.

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“In most cases “comprehensive” doesn’t mean what we think it means. Most of us might think that means the biology of…

Posted by Informed Parents of Washington on Saturday, February 1, 2020

Another post from the Informed Parents of Washington revealed some of the sexually explicit content the sex ed program has lined up for sixth graders.

The 3 Rs begins to sexualize children very early with role playing and group exercises regarding sexual relationships. …

Posted by Informed Parents of Washington on Tuesday, January 28, 2020

A program of sex ed that is taught to kindergarteners may be unprecedented in national American public education, especially considering it’s slated to include morally controversial topics such as homosexuality.

A survey by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction revealed that Washington parents are overwhelmingly opposed to the notion of teaching sex ed to kids as young as kindergarteners. More than 10,000 responses have been recorded, and over 58% of Washingtonians are opposed to the notion of youth sex ed.

But the state’s Democratic government is fine with simply ignoring the will of parents with children in public schools, plowing ahead with the sex ed program regardless of public sentiment.

A Republican legislator, Michelle Cardier, described the program’s content as “completely inappropriate” in a radio interview. “I think that if it is inappropriate for me to say [at the state house], I don’t think that’s something that I would want to teach a kindergartner.”

97 people have signed up to testify at the Washington House of Representatives in regards to the controversial sex ed, proposal, but only 16 are being allowed to because of time restraints.

 

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