Tag: GSA

Here’s Why I Sold My House So My Transgender Son Could Attend An Affirming High School

I’m the father of a transgender child. Since 2014, my child’s preferred name has been Dave. One high school he attended affirmed his identity; the other did not. The difference affected Dave’s physical safety, mental health and academic achievement. The first sign of trouble I was aware of was at Dave’s freshman homecoming dance at his high school in Chicago’s…