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    LGBT and education

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    • Ally Week

    • Ally Week is a national youth-led effort encouraging students to be allies with the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) members of their community in standing agasinst bullying, harassment and name-calling. It takes place in K-12 schools and colleges. It was created by Joe Montana and other youth members of t ... Read »


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    • Campus Pride

    • Campus Pride

      Campus Pride is an American national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization founded by M. Chad Wilson, Sarah E. Holmes and Shane L. Windmeyer in 2001 which serves lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) and Ally student leaders and/or Campus Organization in the areas of leadership development, support programs and serv ... Read »


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    • Children-404

    • Children-404. LGBT teens. We exist!

      Children-404 is Russian LGBTI online community on Facebook and on the social networking site VK. The establisher of the community is Lena Klimova, a journalist based in the city of Nizhny Tagil. She is the author of a series of articles on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) teenagers and she publ ... Read »


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    • Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals

    • The Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals which was founded as the National Consortium of Directors of LGBT Resources in Higher Education originated in 1997 at the San Diego NGLTF Creating Change Conference. In 2008 they changed their name to better reflect their membership and mission. The consort ... Read »


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    • Day of Silence

    • In the United States, the Day of Silence is the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network's (GLSEN) annual day of action to spread awareness about the effects of the bullying and harassment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) students. Students take a day-long vow of silence to symbolically represent th ... Read »


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    • FAIR Education Act

    • FAIR Education Act

      Fair, Accurate, Inclusive, and Respectful Education Act, also known as the FAIR Education Act (Senate Bill 48) and informally described by media outlets as the LGBT History Bill, is a California law which compels the inclusion of the political, economic, and social contributions of persons with disabilities and lesbian ... Read »


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    • The Gay Straight Alliance Bermuda (GSA Bermuda)

    • The Gay Straight Alliance Bermuda (GSA Bermuda) is a support and advocacy group for persons in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer/questioning LGBT community. It was founded by Jordan Ess in 2013. Jordan Ess is a Hedge Fund Trader, Consultant, lobbying professional and Human Rights. The group was founded ... Read »


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    • Gay Student Services v. Texas A&M University


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    • Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network

    • GLSEN

      GLSEN, which originally stood for the Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network, is an organization founded in 1990 in the United States that seeks to end discrimination, harassment, and bullying based on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression in K-12 schools. In a move to be more inclusive to all n ... Read »


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    • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Round Table

    • The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Round Table (GLBTRT) is part of the American Library Association and is dedicated to serving and meeting the information needs of LGBT individuals. The Round Table also serves library professionals who are LGBT. One of the core value's of the ALA is to reflect the diversity o ... Read »


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    • GRIN Campaign

    • Global Respect In Education

      GRIN Campaign, Global Respect in Education, is a transatlantic non-profit organisation and advocacy group which campaigns primarily for lesbian gay bisexual transgender and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) people's social and political equality in education. It seeks to end discrimination, harassment, and bullying based on se ... Read »


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    • It Gets Better Project

    • It Gets Better is an Internet-based 501(c)3 nonprofit founded in the United States by gay activist, author, media pundit, and journalist Dan Savage and his husband Terry Miller on September 21, 2010, in response to the suicides of teenagers who were bullied because they were gay or because their peers suspected that th ... Read »


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    • It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying, and Creating a Life Worth Living

    • It Gets Better

      It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying, and Creating a Life Worth Living is a non-fiction compilation book, edited by Dan Savage and his husband, Terry Miller. It was published March 22, 2011 by Dutton. The book includes selections of essays inspired by the It Gets Better Project, founded by Savage. He decided ... Read »


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    • Jim in Bold

    • Jim in Bold

      Jim in Bold is a documentary about Jim Wheeler, a gay high school student in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, who committed suicide in 1997 because of constant harassment at school. The film was created by the Equality Forum and directed by Glenn Holsten. The original music was composed by Michael Aharon. The film, titled a ... Read »


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    • Lambda 10 Project

    • The Lambda 10 Project is a national of information pertaining to LGBT issues in American fraternities and sororities. The organization works to heighten the visibility of out members (chiefly university students), and offers educational resources related to sexual orientation and the fraternity/sorority experience. T ... Read »


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    • LGBT sex education

    • LGBT sex education refers to an educational program, most commonly found in schools, that addresses the sex education needs of LGBT individuals and covers topics related to homosexuality. It is usually integrated into the general sex education courses (alongside heterosexual topics). There is disagreement about whether ... Read »


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    • Education and the LGBT community

    • In the recent history of the expansion of LGBT rights, the issue of teaching various aspects of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender life and existence to younger children has become a heated point of debate, with proponents stating that the teaching of LGBT-affirming topics to children will increase a sense of visib ... Read »


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    • Libraries and the LGBTQ community

    • In the post-Stonewall era, the role of libraries in providing information and services to LGBTQ individuals has been a topic of discussion among library professionals. Libraries can often play an important role for LGBTQ individuals looking to find information about coming out, health, and family topics, as well as lei ... Read »


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    • National Union of Students Black Students' Campaign


    • National Union of Students LGBT+ Campaign


    • Point Foundation (LGBT)

    • Point Foundation

      Point Foundation (Point), founded in 2001, empowers promising lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students to achieve their full academic and leadership potential – despite the obstacles often put before them – to make a significant impact on society. Point promotes change through education, ... Read »


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    • Quatrefoil Library

    • Quatrefoil Library

      Quatrefoil Library is a member-supported, non-profit 501 (c)(3) library for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community. The library was founded by David Irwin and Dick Hewetson in 1983, becoming the second LGBT lending library in the nation. In the beginning, it was not only an educational resource center bu ... Read »


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    • Queer studies

    • Queer studies, sexual diversity studies, or LGBT studies is the study of issues relating to sexual orientation and gender identity usually focusing on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and intersex people and cultures. Originally centered on LGBT history and literary theory, the field has expand ... Read »


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    • Yolanda Retter

    • Yolanda Retter

      Yolanda Retter (December 4, 1947 – August 18, 2007) was an American lesbian librarian, archivist, scholar, and activist in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Retter attended Pitzer College in Claremont, California and graduated in 1970 with a degree in sociology. In the 1980s she completed masters ... Read »


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    • Safe Schools Coalition Australia

    • Safe Schools Coalition Australia

      The Safe Schools Coalition Australia is a group of organisations in Australia focused on LGBTIQ people in schools. Its mission is to create safe and inclusive schools for students, families and staff who are in these groups. In December 2016, Safe Schools Coalition Australia severed its ties with the Safe Schools Coal ... Read »


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    • Safe-space

    • In educational institutions, safe-space (or safe space), safer-space, and positive space originally were terms used to indicate that a teacher, educational institution or student body does not tolerate anti-LGBT violence, harassment or hate speech, thereby creating a safe place for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans ... Read »


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    • Secret Court of 1920

    • The Secret Court of 1920 was an ad hoc disciplinary tribunal of five administrators at Harvard University formed to investigate charges of homosexual activity among the student population. During two weeks in May and June 1920, the Court headed by Acting Dean Chester Noyes Greenough conducted more than thirty interview ... Read »


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    • Suicide among LGBT youth

    • Researchers have found that attempted suicide rates and suicidal ideation among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQQ) youth is comparatively higher than among the general population. LGBT teens and young adults have one of the highest rates of suicide attempts. According to some groups, t ... Read »


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    • Suicide of Tyrone Unsworth

    • The suicide of Tyrone Unsworth (August 16, 2003 - November 22, 2016) occurred on November 22, 2016, in Brisbane, Australia. Unsworth, a 13 year-old boy, committed suicide after years of bullying motivated by his homosexuality. His death garnered considerable national attention in Australia, as well as international att ... Read »


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    • Think Before You Speak (campaign)

    • Think Before You Speak

      The Think Before You Speak campaign is a television, radio, and magazine advertising campaign launched in 2008 and developed to raise awareness of the common use of derogatory vocabulary among youth towards lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning (LGBTQ) people. It also aims to "raise awareness about the ... Read »


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    • Trans Student Educational Resources

    • Trans Student Educational Resources

      Trans Student Educational Resources (TSER) is a United States-based organization that seeks to promote the wellbeing of transgender youth. It was founded in 2011 by activists Eli Erlick and Alex Sennello. TSER provides resources to the public on how to support trans students, such as "safe schools" trainings for teach ... Read »


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    • Trinity Christian Academy (Addison, Texas)

    • Trinity Christian Academy (Addison, Texas)

      Trinity Christian Academy is a conservative multi-denominational Christian school in Addison, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, that was founded in the late 1960s. It is one of the largest Christian schools in the United States. In 1968 planning for the school took place by concerned parents seeking a better education fo ... Read »


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    • Trinity LGBT

    • The Dublin University Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Society, also known as Q Soc - Trinity LGBT is a society which supports the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students and their friends in Trinity College Dublin. The LGBT organises social and community events while offering help and support fo ... Read »


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