When: Wednesday, October 25, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: Neville Scarfe Building, Room 304A
Do you want better schools for LGBTQ+ youth and families? Come and eat lunch in a warm and supportive atmosphere of learning and growing together to better understand and support the gender and sexual diversity of all students.
This week we will be discussing the introduction and first chapter of our book: Safe is Not Enough: Better schools for LGBTQ students by Michael Sadowski.
Light refreshments will be served. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Book
Safe Is Not Enough illustrates how educators can support the positive development of LGBTQ students in a comprehensive way so as to create truly inclusive school communities. Using examples from classrooms, schools, and districts across the country, Michael Sadowski identifies emerging practices such as creating an LGBTQ-inclusive curriculum; fostering a whole-school climate that is supportive of LGBTQ students; providing adults who can act as mentors and role models; and initiating effective family and community outreach programs. More…