Social & Education Policy

Report: ICCSD lags on inclusion of LGBTQ students

IC Pride parade goers take pictures of Washington St. on Saturday, June 17. The parade is part of Pride Month, a celebration of the LGBTQ community and commemoration of the Stonewall riots of 1969. (Ben Smith/The Daily Iowan)

Sarah Bruch, Director of the PPC's Social and Education Policy Research Program, presented a policy brief containing data regarding LGBTQ student identities and demographics in the district as well as attitudes and beliefs of LGBTQ students to the Iowa City Community School District Board.

The report also provided recommendations about actions the district could take to be more inclusive for LGBTQ students.

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