Considering all of the negative rhetoric this political season we need to explore ways to find civility again, and these are five actions we can take to find it.
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Why is it that straight teachers can talk about their lives, but as soon as a gay teacher talks about hers it has to be about pushing an agenda?
September 15, 2015
According to DoSomething.org "Over 3.2 million students get bullied each year" and "Approximately 160,000 teens skip school every day because of bullying." The National School Climate Center and the Tony Blair Faith Foundation are trying to inspire students to stand up for one another using a format that is typically used for bullying.
July 10, 2015
The Supreme Court made an important and historic decision in the courtroom, and schools should start to make the same historic decision so topics and issues of all minoritized students can be addressed in the classroom.
April 24, 2015
Have you ever felt unsafe? If you have, then you understand how some LGBT students feel every single day. GLSEN, NSCC, Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and the Born This Way Foundation want to help.
March 22, 2015
Social media is supposed to create a connection between people but lately more stories show how it leads to isolation. What's the lesson for our students...and ourselves?
January 23, 2014
When it comes to education, there are numerous critical issues that need to be addressed in 2014, and these are ten of them.
January 07, 2014
The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) is having their inaugural national conference to focus on how all students can find their time thrive.
December 20, 2013
Jack doesn't act like "other boys" and the adults around him want Jack to change. Why is that Jack's problem?
June 25, 2013
It's 2013 and surely that means that members of the LGBT community are more accepted and safer. It depends...