“In the aftermath of the apparently horrific “performance,” the school is now scrambling to not only recover the money paid to the Junkyard Prophets but provide counseling to the students who attended it.”
“Teachers may affirm the dignity and self-worth of students and any protected characteristics of students, such as being LGBT, without running afoul of any district policy.”
“Because it’s rated R, the kids that are being bullied — and the bullies also — can’t see this movie,”
A Virginia school district is thinking about a rule that would prohibit “cross-gender dressing” in a backwards attempt at addressing bullying.
Michigan mayor’s attempt to get friendly with the gays by attending a Troy High GSA meeting proves insincere.
Add “outing your students” to the list of gay bullying solutions that don’t work.
Students in Ontario public schools, including Catholic schools, will soon be allowed to establish gay-straight alliances. They just might not be able to call them that.
How did an anti-bullying bill become a pro-bullying bill?
“I covered myself, I shielded my body, and he just kept hitting me and nobody did anything.”
I wish we were all in a room so I could say, “If you are LGBTQI, could you please raise your hand if you believe you had room to develop your identity at your preK-12 schools? Your full identity?”
“They have no heart, is what it basically comes down to for me.”
New survey shows that most US young people don’t find homophobic, racial or sexist slurs offensive. Is this a good or bad thing?
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Forget about the fact that most California public schools can’t even afford new textbooks — let’s make sure that when they do, Harvey Milk isn’t mentioned anywhere.
The jury in the trial of Larry King’s killer has been unable to reach a verdict.
“You want to spur interest in kids reading that fits their needs, not that of people in the 1930s.”
Yesterday Brandon McInerney’s defense team rested their case in the murder trial of 15-year-old Larry King and according to them, it was King that was the bully, not McInerney.
It’s still tough to be a queer high school student, especially in these districts in Missouri and Minnesota.
Slutwalk DC: “I was standing right in front of the Washington Monument. My name tag said “Carmen (Fucking) Rios,” and I had cut my shirt into a crop top tank top, and I was still wearing my aviators. Then I gave a speech and I want to share it with you.”
All sorts of things are being done and said about gay and trans people in Australia; here are some of them.