The state of the law regarding the rights of transgender staff and students and what public schools may or must do to accommodate their needs continues to evolve. In addition to discussing the current status of the law, our panelists will discuss frequently requested accommodation requests, including the use of names and pronouns consistent with gender identity, updates to school records, field trips and access to restrooms and locker rooms aligned with gender identity.

Agenda

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020

12 p.m.
Alex Shanks, associate director, Equitas Health; Dr. Scott F. Leibowitz, child and adolescent psychiatrist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital; medical director of behavioral health, THRIVE; associate clinical professor, Ohio State University College of Medicine; Heather Throbe, clinical coordinator, THRIVE; and Sara C. Clark, chief legal counsel, OSBA