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Teacher Fired For Refusing To Use Correct Pronouns For Transgender Student

6 monthes ago   |   By Scary Mommy

The teacher cited religious beliefs as his reason
A high school teacher has been fired from his job this week after he repeatedly refused to use a transgender boy's male pronoun.
Peter Vlaming, a French teacher at West Point High School in West Point, Virginia, was terminated for refusing to observe the school's nondiscrimination policies. Vlaming repeatedly declined to refer to a ninth-grade student using correct pronouns because of his “religious beliefs.”
“Mr. Vlaming repeatedly refused to comply with nondiscrimination, nonharassing policies adopted by this board,” the West Point...
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