This is not a system that is directly supported by the church. It is a public education system supported by taxpayers… But there is this ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ mentality that creates feelings of stress, despair, where you have to remain silent to maintain employment. That not only impacts teachers, but it denies LGBTQ youth the important role models they need.Kristopher Wells, associate professor with the Faculty of Health and Community Studies at MacEwan University to Calgary Herald
There is a long history of gay teachers being fired by religious schools. Including it in a contract is certainly on a whole ‘nother level, TBH. Would I go back in the closet just for a teaching gig?