Union Demands Teachers Undergo Compulsory ‘Gender Diversity’ Training

Breitbart.com reports: “The Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) has called for compulsory ‘gender diversity’ training for sixth form college and further education (FE) teachers, warning staff who refer to ‘non-binary’ persons using ‘incorrect’ pronouns could face legal action.

ATL Wales president Leslie Tipping said mandatory training on gender identity issues is long overdue, lamenting that staff were confused over pronouns.

‘Lecturers could be put in quite an embarrassing position if they address someone as a he who is a she or neither a he or a she,’ said the union boss — warning that without proper training, staff ‘could end up with legal issues’.

Declaring that students who identify as transgender or ‘non-binary’  — the latter status referring to people who claim to be neither male nor female  — have ‘entitlements’, the union boss said compulsory training would help FE staff ‘understand legalities.’…”

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