01/14/2014 01:43 pm ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

First Grader Prompts Cumberland Schools To Address Gender Identity

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Cumberland County Schools leaders say they will work to develop a policy about how to accommodate students who identify as the opposite gender after parents say they were unaware that a first-grade student at Fayetteville's Howard Hall Elementary School started dressing and behaving in a manner commonly associated with girls.

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