Session A-Reach Out, Speak Out on Homophobia and Transphobia

This workshop focuses on how to be an ally and support LGBTQ+ youth within schools. Educators will develop an understanding of sexuality and gender as spectrums and will explore essential terminology and pronouns. It will increase understanding of the impact of homophobia and transphobia on youth and look at strategies and best practices to address these. The importance of GSA’s and LGBTQ+ policies will be shared. This workshop is highly recommended for educators wanting to create an inclusive school culture so that all students feel safe and included.

This is BCTF workshop.

Target audience: 8-12

Location: TBC Date: March 2, 2018 Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Susan Trabant