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The Safe Schools Coalition is a group of organizations which promotes the acceptance of same sex attracted, intersex and gender diverse students. In 2016 the Turnbull government proposed cutting funding to the program and restricting it to secondary schools. Opponents of the program argue that parts of the group’s curriculum, including teaching 7 year olds to imagine they attracted to the same sex, are inappropriate. Proponents of the program, including the Green party, argue that between 1 and 2% of all students identify as gender diverse and the curriculum helps prevent bullying. See recent safe schools news
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Also Parents and tougher consequences. Better Parental control over children, not those stupid laws we got. 10 months ago from a Green in Brisbane
Safe schools should cover all forms of discrimination, body-ist, racist, etc as well as sexual choice. The information of sexual choice is also inaccurate overstating some cases 3 out of 4 transgender children grow out of it. Safe schools also encourages... 10 months ago from a Democratic Labour in Campbelltown
Yes, but address the wider issue of bullying instead of segregating sexual bullying. 10 months ago from a Labor in Hoppers Crossing
No, that money should be used to fund health services as gay/trans/etc are a mental health issue. 11 months ago from a Liberal Democrat in Avalon
The Safe Schools programme should be modified to be less overtly LGBLT.. 11 months ago from a Democratic Labour in Warrandyte
Teach acceptance of people, change the curriculum to be inclusive. Teach safe sex regardless of where you stick it, or where you take it. 11 months ago from a Labor in Sydney
No need to promote it. They either are or are not. They don't promote heterosexualness, so why homosexualness?. 11 months ago from a Green in Perth
Should bring back Gonski scheme. 11 months ago from a Green in Spearwood
Segregating children based on sexual preference is not going to solve the problem. Neither will protecting them from bullying. They need to be taught how to defend themselves, because no bully cares who or what you are, they only care about how to hurt... 12 months ago from a Green in Perth
People should reach adulthood before they are encouraged to pick a Gender while they are still impressionable. 12 months ago from a Green in Sutherland
No, I think we should be taught to accept other people and there difference whether its religion, race, gender and who they are attracted but we don't need a safe schools coalition to achieve this as this should be taught at home or school. 12 months ago from a Liberal in Sydney
Re-jig to improve sex education in government schools, that applies to all students, and include material that educates on the need for tolerance for the LGBT community . 1 year ago from a Green in Perth