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Youth Blog–Responding to Bullying at School

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18th May

Getting bullied at school? Here’s what you can do!

Family Blog—Supporting Gender Diverse Kids in School

13th May

Schools can be a challenging space for trans and gender diverse kids. Read on for resources for parents to make it easier.

Family Blog–How Parents Can Help LGBTQ Youth Deal with Bullying

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15th April

Parents play an important role in preventing and responding to bullying

Research Blog—Educating the Educators: An Evaluation of the GLSEN Safe Space Kit for Students

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17th February

A survey of educators suggests the “GLSEN Safe Space Kit” is an effective tool for creating safe spaces for LGBT students.

Youth Blog—Transitioning in College

4th June

Transitioning in college carries its own set of challenges on top of academic responsibilities. Unsure where to go for help? Start here.

Youth Blog—Speak Your Mind Without Saying a Word—Day of Silence is April 17

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9th April

Wondering how you can speak out against injustice? Organize a Day of Silence at your school.

Research Blog—Victimization Linked to Poor School Outcomes in Sexual Minority Youth

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21st July

A new study in the American Journal of Public Health shows that LGB youth report worse school outcomes, likely due to victimization.

Sexual-Orientation Disparities in School: The Mediational Role of Indicators of Victimization in Achievement and Truancy Because of Feeling Unsafe

21st July

Study indicates needs for early intervention targeting school victimization.

Youth Blog – Title IX and LGBTQ Students

3rd July

You may have heard a lot of talk lately about something called “Title IX” and gender. But what does it all mean? Find out!

Protective School Climates and Reduced Risk for Suicide Ideation in Sexual Minority Youths

22nd May

Study examined effects of supportive school environments on decreasing suicidal ideation in LGBT youth.

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