New approach to tackle LGBT bullying gains support

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Many MSPs have given their support to the Time for Inclusive Education (TIE) campaign, which has been lobbying the Scottish Government to introduce inclusive education into all Scottish schools as part of a new national approach to tackle high rates of bullying among LGBT+ youth.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said: “I am a supporter of the TIE campaign, not just in their objectives but in the spirited way they go about trying to make sure that their objectives are taking forward….There is a commitment to take forward the issues that they have raised with the government, and we will do that in consultation with them.”

Read more: http://www.tiecampaign.co.uk/

 

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