Supporting LGBTQ Students

Here are some links you might find helpful:

 Create Affirming Inclusive Schools for LGBTQ+ Students: This article on the Scholastic blog has numerous links to other useful resources:

The GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network) website has a wealth of information about GSAs, resources, activities, lesson plans and more—including a Jump Start Guide for those organizing GSAs:

GLSEN also offers a downloadable Safe Space Kit: A Guide to Supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Students in Your School. This Canadian website includes a downloadable Equity and Inclusive Education Resource Kit—a guide to starting and maintaining GSAs and other LGBTQ+ student groups or clubs can.

Safe and Caring Schools for Two Spirit Youth: A Guide for Teachers and Students:

Bringing Pride to Classrooms: How Schools Can Support Equity and Inclusion with Author Visits, by Robin Stevenson.