The differences between Big Decisions 2016 and the previous version can be subtle in some areas. But with close analysis, we see big steps towards the gender fluidity messages for young people.
For example, there is a discussion on anatomy. Here is the introduction for the teacher to give –
Then the slides are labeled Reproductive System, Outside and Inside without references to Male and Female.
Teachers are told –
“It is important to maintain a safe, respectful, and inclusive learning environment for all students, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and students who are questioning or unsure of their orientation or gender… not all students who identify as males have a penis and testicles. Likewise, not all who identify as female have a vagina and a uterus.”
An analysis of Big Decisions shows that this Comprehensive Sex Education program contains 15 of the Harmful Elements of CSE.