Children ‘Are to be Taught about Gay and Transgender Relationships from the Age of Five under New Curriculum’

Primary school children in England from the age of five are to be taught about gay and transgender relationships as part of compulsory lessons.  Guidance about the new lessons, which will be rolled out nationally next year, will be published tomorrow.  It will also outline plans to withdraw parents’ rights to remove their children from sex education aged 15 from 2020.   New curriculum will bring an end of parents’ right to opt their children out of sex and relationships education classes in secondary school.  When the new lessons are rolled out next year, headteachers will be forced to bring them in.  Read more: