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Yet Another(!) Teacher Angry He Can’t Teach Kids About Sodomy

Amidst the controversial [sic] surrounding Florida HB 1557, which has been dubbed the “Anti-Grooming Bill” by supporters and the “Don’t Say Gay” bill by critics, openly gay kindergarten teacher Cory Bernaert appeared on MSNBC to give his perspective on the new law. HB 1557 prohibits teachers from discussing sexuality with very young students.

“You know, it’s two-fold, it really hits hard in my heart professionally and personally,” Bernaert said. “Professionally it truly makes me feel like I am not trusted as a professional. I know my kindergarten standards through and through and nowhere in our curriculum does it have anything about teaching sexual orientation or sexual identity.”

Bernaert continued, “So for them to say that that’s happening that, you know, it is kind of crazy, but we should be able to have discussions and that’s what we’re encouraged to do in kindergarten.” Read more…

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