If you want to protect a child’s innocence, teach them about diversity, don’t shield them from it.

Recently, a kindergarten teacher read a book about a transgender girl to her class. All hell broke loose, “Won’t someone please think of the children?!?” style. Parents felt their children should be shielded from such things, despite the fact there was a transgender child in the class.

Here is my response on Urban Moms.

http://urbanmoms.ca/parenting/teaching-children-about-transgender-issues-wont-ruin-their-innocence/

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