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Throngs of protesters demand MCPS reconsider exemption from LGBTQ+ schoolbooks

June 28, 2023

Beneath a downpour of rain and intermittent rumbles of thunder, hundreds gathered outside Montgomery County Public School headquarters in Rockville Tuesday afternoon to protest the district’s no-opt-out policy when it comes to reading LGBTQ+ inclusive storybooks to young students in the classroom. Later Tuesday afternoon, multiple residents testified about the curriculum policy during the school board’s public comment period.

Article Source: MOCO360

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