Stop the Anti-Gay Slander Against Kevin Jennings
Show Your Support to the US Department of Education
Sign on to our letter to US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan in support of his appointment of Kevin Jennings.
We are thrilled that you have selected Kevin Jennings, founder of GLSEN (the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network), as the new Assistant Deputy Secretary of Education for the Departmentís Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools. This appointment is a tribute to Kevinís many contributions to education and his commitment to the safety and well-being of all students.
Having worked in education for more than 20 years, first as a teacher and then as an advocate for student safety, Kevin has devoted his life to improving the educational environment for all of America's youth. His nearly 20 years of work with GLSEN has helped propel the issue of student safety to the forefront of education reform efforts, and we are delighted that he will be able to continue his groundbreaking work in this new capacity.
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