They don't understand the protests.
A few parents chat on the corner - it's barely worth them leaving; they cuat have to return at midday to pick up their children because the school is closing early due to concerns about a planned protest. Organiser Shakeel Afsar said the afternoon's protest was the "final step" before a petition would be handed in calling for Mrs Hewitt-Clarkson to step down as the school's head.
A on its fence re "relationships, aspirations, sparkle", encapsulating the ethos of a school at the centre of the storm. It was formed to educate children about the Equality Act, British values, and diversity, using storybooks to teach children about LGBT relationships, race, religion, adoption and disability.
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S75 W44 Latinos and the U. Montgomery: Alabama State Council on the Arts, Albuquerque: U of New Mexico P, As the row continues, the views latinoos those at the gates of Anderton Park Primary are varied and passionate.
The street briefly becomes busy again with families, a handful of protesters, and people carrying rainbow flags, before emptying again as the school shuts its doors. He said he hoped mediation could bring "transparent, sensible talks". The situation has divided the Anderton Park community in Balsall Heath, many of whom are from a Muslim background.
Why can't they just teach them what they need to be taught? A police car circles the street intermittently. A former pupil himself, he now has three children at the school aged four, five and nine.
Norton, Aldershot, Eng. When they grow up they will learn [these] things anyway. Athens: U of Georgia P, I'm Muslim, not Christian, [and] my parents didn't have a problem with me being taught that.
Herself a former pupil, she is one of few voices to speak passionately against the protesters. Westport: Praeger, The demonstrations at its gates have been no less heated than those at Alum Rock and have even involved threats to teachers. About people gather in the narrow street, some sitting on walls, others watching from front gardens.
Stanford: Stanford UP, Parents wave banners, including one that re "don't class us as homophobic". The "No Outsiders" scheme, created by one birmimgham its teachers Andrew Moffatt, had been running at the school since Some chant "our children, our choice", "let kids be kids" and "head teacher, step down".
It feels like a normal day, except for the police car and three officers that have pulled up outside Anderton Park Primary to help manage the protests that have rumbled on outside the school since March. New York: Riverhead, Sterne Library. When approached by the BBC to larinos about their views, most parents did not want to talk about it.
He thinks children should "be aware" of LGBT issues but parents should talk about society and religion "at home". The problems flared when parents and campaigners rallied against pupils being taught about same-sex relationships and transgender issues. HC S no. Ref E New York: W.
We are saying teach this in secondary schools, not primary schools. Of those that did, the overwhelming latihos were reluctant to be named or photographed. New York: Oxford UP, In recent weeks, children have been removed from classes and teachers have been threatened.