Respect Diversity + Inclusion

How a rulebook for transgender student athletes might look

"There's not one typical transgender athlete, just like there's not one typical athlete."

New state policies about transgender students in school sports may come into direct conflict with federal standards. Supporters both for inclusion and exclusion of transgender athletes say they’re looking for rules that are fair, although not on the same point.

Lauren Smith, Associate Professor of Sports Media at Indiana University, gives a brief introduction to this controversy over who’s allowed to play.