The LGBTQ+ Guide to Beating Bullying: Gay-Straight Alliances: Networking with Other Teens and Allies, 1st Edition

  • Kristina Lyn Heitkamp
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508174288
  • ISBN-13: 9781508174288
  • DDC: 373.1826
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

A 2016 Vanderbilt University study reported that LGBTQ+ students in schools with a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) were 52 percent less likely to hear homophobic remarks and experience bullying in school. This title provides the tools and resources to organize a GSA and to become a proactive leader in a community. Also included in the guide are educational activities, tips for being a good ally to LGBTQ+ people of color, and a Myths & Facts section that debunks common assumptions about Gay-Straight Alliances. The comprehensive text is a valuable guide for LGBTQ+ youth and allies.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Dedication.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Many Faces of LGBTQ+.
2: Safe Space.
3: Starting a GSA.
4: Stand Up, Speak Up, and Stop Hate.
5: Rising Above.
6: The Big Picture.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.
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