Education

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Address discrimination against students based on sexual orientation and gender identity

17 States & DC

Address discrimination against students based on sexual orientation only

2 States

Increasingly, states are explicitly addressing discrimination against LGBTQ elementary and high school students. This map indicates state laws that prohibit discrimination against students in public education on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. The states that explicitly address discrimination against LGBTQ students are shown.

Updated January 21, 2021