Gov. Greg Abbott Suggests New Rules For Transgender Teachers

By Daniel Walker | April 26, 2024

District policies

Gov. Greg Abbott suggested Texas public school teachers should be barred from wearing clothes that don't conform to traditional gender norms.

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Though Lewisville ISD officials found that he did not run afoul of any district policies, Tjachyadi said he decided to step down because the video sparked a wave of “hateful comments” that threatened to “remove the focus from the great things our students and staff are doing.”

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This has raised the prospect that the GOP-controlled Legislature could pursue restrictions on transgender teachers and how they dress.