Posted in Gay Straight Alliances

How to File A Complaint: Equal Access Act

How to File A Complaint: Equal Access Act Gay-straight alliances (GSAs) and similar student-initiated groups addressing  Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender (LGBT)  issues can play an important role in promoting safer schools and creating more welcoming learning environments. Nationwide, students are forming these groups in part to combat bullying and harassment of LGBT students and to […]

Share

College Guide for Current and Prospective LGBT Students

Aspiring college students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) face a unique set of challenges when looking at schools. Recent studies indicate that 3.5% of adults in the U.S. identify as LGBT. This small but important subset of the population, roughly equivalent to the population of New Jersey, must consider a school’s inclusion […]

Share

Love is All You Need? full length movie

All You Need Is Love? highlights a teen living in a world that exists in opposition to the one we live in now. In this short, the terms “gay” and “straight” and the conceptions and cultural stigmas attached to them are completely reversed. What makes this video so powerful is its inclusion of family and […]

Share

U.N. Secretary General Says: “The Time Has Come”

Share

Students’ Right to Form Gay/Straight Alliances

ACLU Students’ Right to Form Gay/Straight Alliances Introduction Every year, the American Civil Liberties Union of Utah receives calls from Utah high school students who wish to form student clubs in which they can create a safe, welcoming, and accepting environment for all youth, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity. Often called Gay/Straight […]

Share