Transgender Students in Elementary School

Transgender Students in Elementary School Creating an Affirming and Inclusive School Culture

Melinda M. Mangin, Foreword by Gavin Grimm
paper, 256 Pages
Pub. Date: October 2020
ISBN-13: 978-1-68253-525-7
Price: $33.00

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cloth, 256 Pages
Pub. Date: October 2020
ISBN-13: 978-1-68253-526-4
Price: $62.00

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Transgender Students in Elementary School offers guidance to educators who want to provide a supportive school culture and climate for transgender and gender-expansive students. The book provides recommendations for creating learning environments that facilitate all students’ sense of belonging and reduce the constraints inherent in binary gender norms.

Praise

This book is an incredible resource for researchers and practitioners alike. Mangin has captured the voices and successes of educators working to make safer, more affirming spaces for transgender students. Her writing makes complex content accessible and the action steps provided are relevant to all schools. This is a must-read for any school leader, family member, or educator who cares about gender equity in schools. — Elizabeth J. Meyer, associate professor, School of Education, University of Colorado Boulder

Written with clarity and care, this book offers crucial research-based insights into how schools can better address the needs of trans children. Dr. Mangin provides an accessible path for elementary educators seeking practical ways to cultivate classrooms where trans kids can thrive, and where greater gender freedom becomes possible for everyone. — Harper Keenan, Robert Quartermain Professor of Gender & Sexuality Research in Education, University of British Columbia

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About the Author

Melinda M. Mangin is an associate professor in the Graduate School of Education at Rutgers University.


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