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School staff bullies lesbian student with anti-gay slurs, calls her 'it': lawsuit

School staff bullies lesbian student with anti-gay slurs, calls her 'it': lawsuit | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it
A lesbian student is speaking out against the homophobic bullying she says she endured on a daily basis — from staff.
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An image of a student who is bullied by teachers at her school for her beliefs and her appearance and the sexual preference she chose.

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GLSEN | Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network

GLSEN | Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it
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A deucational website on how to cope and learn to live around people who are not homosexuals and how to cope with your own sexuality.

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School formal no place to be gay

School formal no place to be gay | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it
Shouldn't we be going out of our way to help bring about change by reinforcing a message of openness and tolerance?
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A broadcast on why school formal is no place for homosexuals. How the school needs to be more open and students need to be more understanding of each other. The students should be more open minded and respectful of other peoples choices not what they think that person should do with their life. The bullying must end along with the drama and hatred for something that your not.

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The Columbia Anthology of Gay Literature

The Columbia Anthology of Gay Literature | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it
In the three decades since New York City's Stonewall rebellion, gay literature has exploded as a distinctive form of cultural expression. In a variety of styles and genres, gay men have increasingly begun to articulate their sexual identities. At the same time, gay writers and scholars have begun in earnest the search for a literary history long denied by the refusal to recognize homosexual love as an integral part of Western literature. Yet to date, no single volume has brought together the full range of poetry, fiction, essays, and autobiography that portray love between men.From the Epic of Gilgamesh to the poems of Allen Ginsberg and gay literature of the 1980s and '90s, The Columbia Anthology of Gay Literature draws together hundreds of texts from Western literary history that describe experiences of love, friendship, intimacy, desire, and sex among men. While other anthologies have focused primarily on poetry, drama, or fiction, this volume is the first to include a full range of genres. Spanning more than two millennia, from ancient Mesopotamia to the late twentieth century, this anthology brings together the best-known texts of gay male writing such as the poetry of Martial and Walt Whitman, and excerpts from E. M. Forster's Maurice, as well as from lesser known works such as nineteenth-century English homoerotic poetry and selections from two early American novels of homosexual love -- Joseph and His Friend and Imre.In The Columbia Anthology readers become acquainted with the early bonds of male companionship found in Homer's writings on Zeus and Ganymede, and with the homoerotic poetry of Catullus and Juvenal. From Shakespeare's Sonnets to the philosophy of de Sade, to the political writings of Edmund White, this masterful anthology traces a multifaceted tradition.Arranged chronologically, sections are supplemented by illuminating introductory essays; many individual pieces include background commentary on the writer and the work.As a landmark to the enduring spirit of gay writers, this collection is an essential addition to the library of anyone searching for the historical foundations of gay identities. With its excellent annotations and suggestions for further reading, The Columbia Anthology of Gay Literature will also serve as an invaluable resource to students and scholars in need of a guide to a massive body of literature that has long been hidden, ignored, or misrepresented.
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Christian high school student gets in-school suspension for opposing homosexuality

Texas School Punishes Boy for Opposing Homosexuality http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/09/22/texas-school-punishes-boy-for-opposing-homosexuality/
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Homosexuality, homosexual issues, homosexual textbooks, & the ex-gay perspective in schools

Homosexuality, homosexual issues, homosexual textbooks, & the ex-gay perspective in schools | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it
What is your child learning in school about homosexuality? Ex-gay organization addresses homosexuality, homosexual issues, homosexual textbooks, & presents ex-gay perspective in schools
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Website on what your children might be learning about homosexuals in their schools and understanding what these people are.

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Gay Rights Battlefields Spread to Public Schools - New York Times

Gay Rights Battlefields Spread to Public Schools - New York Times | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it
Opponents of school activities aimed at educating students about homosexuality are mounting challenges to such programs.
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Newspaper article on Gay rights in schools. Children protesting their rights for their sexuality and the will to be with whomever they want to be with.  Arguing with teachers and fighting students to let them know that they are people as well and can make their own decisions just like everyone else.

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Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools

Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it
Scholarship on homosexuality, gay and lesbian identities, history, and culture came to universities too late for most elementary and secondary school educators, leaving them unprepared to deal with these subjects. Moreover, some teacher education faculty still neglect these topics out of moral scruple, fear, or inattention to new research and practice. Yet teacher education and training must incorporate these issues, if only because the plight of homosexual adolescents has become increasingly apparent.Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools, written by veteran teacher and university instructor Arthur Lipkin, provides a foundation in gay/lesbian studies and offers models for equity, inclusion, and school reform. It is designed to help teachers, administrators, counselors, and policymakers understand the significance of gay and lesbian issues in education; to aid communication between gay and lesbian students and their families and schools; to facilitate the integration of gay and lesbian families into the school community; and to promote the inclusion of gay and lesbian curricula in a range of disciplines. This book is also designed to promote the healthy development of all students through reducing bigotry, self-hatred, and violence. Bringing together thirteen topics related to homosexuality and education, Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools makes the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender experience part of a democratic multicultural vision.
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A book on understanding homosexuals in high schools and in the outside world. How to cope with or how to show your children what homosexuality is. How important it is to show that homosexuals are people not a "thing" or a "it".

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More students protest dismissal of gay vice principal who married partner

More students protest dismissal of gay vice principal who married partner | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it

Update: to read full story, go here. Students and faculty at Eastside Catholic High School in Sammamish protested this morning after learning their popular vice principal resigned after school officials learned he had married his male partner. The protest spread via Twitter and text messaging to other students at area Catholic high schools. At at least one —...

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Students protest that the former principle resigned from his post due to him marrying his partner, be reinstated as their principle. Being homosexual does not mean you have to quit your job and start a new life. Life should be how you want it and you should not be judged.

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"Homophobia"? Really? - RenewAmerica

"Homophobia"? Really? - RenewAmerica | Homosexuality in schools | Scoop.it
"Homophobia"? Really?
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Another of the homosexual movement's hijacked words is "gender." Do you remember the real meaning of gender?
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It saddens me, reading these views on homosexuality. Makes me think no one believes they're actually human beings.

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