Enumerated policies are policies that list characteristics or traits of students that may be the basis of bullying or discrimination at school. Inclusive, enumerated policies are a basic step towards creating safe and supportive schools for LGBTQ and all youth.

These policies usually call for protection for all students from bullying and discrimination, and the additional steps necessary to promote safety for specific groups of students that experience more bullying and discrimination.

A parent’s perspective on the importance of inclusive, enumerated policies in schools.