The Education Blog
9:32 am
Fri August 30, 2013

More on the Story of Openly Transgender Student Hannah Rini

Transgender issues have been the the news quite a bit lately, following the announcement from Bradley Manning, the army private who leaked documents to WikiLeaks, that she is transgender and will now be living as Chelsea Manning.

Rhode Island Public Radio's education reporter Elisabeth Harrison speaks with All Things Considered Host Dave Fallon about a Pawtucket student she profiled, who has been openly transgender for a year now.  

Hannah Rini has been living openly transgender for a year now, she began Junior High this year.
Credit Elisabeth Harrison / RIPR

Hanna Rini, who is 12, started junior high school this week. 

LISTEN TO THE ORIGINAL STORY HERE:  http://ripr.org/post/starting-junior-high-transgender-student

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