SVHS Gender Studies Class Approved, But Not Without Board Meeting Drama

A proposed gender studies course–an elective that will be offered to Saucon Valley High School students next year–was approved by the Saucon Valley School Board by a 5-3 vote Tuesday as part of a new program of studies, but not before one school board member made statements that left some parents and meeting attendees visibly upset, shaking their heads and exiting the meeting before it had ended.