Dress codes have been getting plenty of attention lately as an increasing number of students protest their sexist double standards, but for once, there is some good news on the subject.
In the U.K., boarding schools have been advised to adopt gender neutral uniforms in order to avoid discriminating against LGBT pupils, the Independent reports.
In fact, the Boarding Schools Association was even told to train teachers in LGBT sensitivity as part of their continuing education.
Quick — if you listen closely, you can hear the sounds of everyone at Fox News tearing their hair out. Isn’t it a wonderful day to be alive?
The Boarding Schools Association even invited the advice: they called in Elly Barnes, CEO of the anti-discrimination charity Educate and Celebrate, to give a talk on how to make their schools more LGBT friendly.
Unsurprisingly, she had quite a few things to say on the subject, and pretty much all of it will make you jump up and down, possibly while stabbing a finger at your computer screen and shouting “THIS”…