California and local school boards must allow parents to mentor their children on gender matters.
When students are encouraged to explore exactly who they are and who their classmates are — and not to expect everyone to conform to one homogenous view of the world — school becomes not just a place of education, but one of humanity.
An Inland Empire district's proposal would have excluded transgender students from facilities and activities for the gender they identify with.
Transgender students in California remain protected from discrimination under state law, as state legislators say Trump is no friend of the LGBT community.
Some campuses have sought exemptions from anti-discrimination laws.
California has provided equal access to facilities for transgender students since 2014.
A new guide offers advice and explains legal issues.