Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues You've Got Questions, We've Got Answers
This workshop will teach participants about the fundamentals of sexual orientation and gender identity and how to ensure that all young people and their families feel welcome and included in our classrooms and programs. The first part of the workshop will provide basic information about sexual orientation and gender identity and dispel common myths. The second part of the workshop will focus on ways to create safe learning environments for students who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender (LGBT) or whose family members might be. It will also provide concrete lessons for teaching LGBT issues directly to young people.