Gay Students

Kristoffer Ian Celera rocketed to viral fame after his spoof of the GOP hopeful.
Shane Windmeyer talks about America’s most LGBT-friendly colleges.
This year, the list has been updated to reflect an emphasis on transgender and gender non-conforming students.
"Everyone must be on the same page for your child to feel safe and comfortable to tackle a new school year."
Rowling, 49, has been releasing daily snippets of a Harry Potter "ghost plot" on her website, Pottermore. She also added
In the months that followed The New School has added even more gender-neutral facilities throughout campus and I'm proud to be part of a school that is redefining the norms and values both its male and female students equally.
LGBTQ youth experience relentless physical and verbal harassment, and now, with online bullying, there is no escape. It is 24/7. If LGBTQ youth aren't safe at home, and they aren't safe in their place of worship, shouldn't they be safe at school?
"I don’t suspect that we'll have special laws pertaining to young people who are cut off from support by their parents because
My college has appointed James Tengatenga, the diocesan bishop of southern Malawi, to a leadership position as "the moral spokesperson of the College." However, it is clear that the welfare of LGBT people is not a view that he holds.
News of the survey follows the case of Carla Hale, a longtime teacher at Ohio's Bishop Watterson High School who was reportedly
The right for school officials to discuss a student's sexual orientation with parents is an issue that was recently presented
I want to applaud them and suggest that Jesus would be proud of them. They understand Jesus' "third way" of nonviolent resistance to oppression and exclusion, and they are living this approach out, loud and proud.
2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgHe was the only openly gay student I'd ever taught, and I admired him for having the courage to stand up to a pretty homophobic culture in South L.A., but otherwise he made no impression on me. He seemed, not surprisingly, content to be invisible -- and I'm ashamed to say that I was content to let him be.
The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) released its "School Climate in New York" report, which aims to provide
For adolescent girls, heterosexuality and a traditional presentation of femininity are the foundation of the high school social hierarchy. Attaining status requires dedication to the attraction of boys. So where does this leave adolescent lesbian and queer girls?
Scores of gay college students will no doubt be taking a break from the books and flocking to Fort Lauderdale over the next
State laws, codes of conduct and school board policies are great first steps in the process of safeguarding and bringing equality to LGBT students. However, they are not enough. School superintendents and principals must do their part by creating inclusive school environments.