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  • GLSEN Praises SSIA Reintroduction

    GLSEN Praises the Reintroduction of the Safe Schools Improvement Act

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  • National School Climate Survey

    New findings on LGBT youth experiences at school, including 29 state snapshots!

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  • GLSEN's Respect Awards - Los Angeles was a huge success!

    Check out the videos from the event.

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    Be counted as part of the student-led GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance) movement!

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Latest News and Announcements

  • GLSEN's No Name-Calling Week 2015

    As part of its ongoing mission to create safe and affirming schools for all students, GLSEN will celebrate No Name-Calling Week January 19-23 with educators and students across the country – and more than 60 partner organizations.

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    D.C. Bans Conversion Therapy for Minors

    GLSEN Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, released the following statement in response to Mayor Vincent Gray signing into law “The Conversion Therapy for Minors Prohibition Amendment Act of 2013,” a ban on “conversion therapy” for minors.

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  • New Report Highlights Lack of Data about Transgender People

    The Gender Identity in U.S. Surveillance Group, on which GLSEN is represented, released a report that highlights the lack of survey measures to identify gender minority respondents in most federally-supported population-based surveys.

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    GLSEN Releases School Climate Survey

    Biennial National School Climate Survey report shows how ongoing hostile school climates impact the safety and mental health of LGBT students, as well as their educational outcomes.

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  • GLSEN Releases State Snapshots

    GLSEN today released state-level data from its biennial National School Climate Survey report for 29 states that show that schools remain unsafe for the majority of LGBT students.

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    Julia Roberts Among Respect Awards - Los Angeles Honorees

    GLSEN Announces Danny Moder & Julia Roberts, NBC Entertainment’s Robert Greenblatt, Dancing with the Stars’ Derek Hough to be honored at Respect Awards - Los Angeles

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  • Executive Order Bans Federal Employment Discrimination

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    GLSEN, Campus Pride Announce Partnership on College Fairs

    GLSEN and Campus Pride partner to expand the reach and impact of Campus Pride National LGBT-Friendly College Fair Program.

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  • Eliza Byard to Participate In LGBT History Discussion

    National Park Service Study Will Recognize History of LGBT Americans

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    Breaking news from the CDC for LGB youth!

    The CDC will make sexual orientation items standard on their national and state/local high school YRBS questionnaires.

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  • GLSEN Names Laura Taylor of Illinois Educator of the Year

    GLSEN Names Dr. Laura Taylor of Illinois Educator of the Year

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    Robin Roberts to Present GSA of Year Award

    Robin Roberts to Present GSA of Year Award at GLSEN Respect Awards – New York

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  • Park City High GSA Named GSA of the Year

    GLSEN Names Utah’s Park City High School Student Club as GSA of the Year

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    Dept. of Ed.: Title IX Protects Trans Students

    U.S. Department of Education Issues Guidance Clarifying Title IX Protections for Transgender Students

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  • GLSEN, Partners Release Curriculum About Matthew Shepard

    New Curriculum Based On Book of Poetry About Matthew Shepard

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