LGBTQ Issues in Elementary Schools

playgrounds and prejudice reportPlaygrounds and Prejudice: Elementary School Climate in the United States (pdf), based on national surveys of 1,065 elementary school students in 3rd to 6th grade and 1,099 elementary school teachers of K-6th grade, examines students' and teachers' experiences with biased remarks and bullying, and their attitudes about gender expression and family diversity. The surveys were conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of GLSEN during November and December 2010.

Related Resource: Ready, Set, Respect! is a toolkit for addressing name-calling, bullying and bias, LGBTQ-inclusive family diversity, and gender roles and diversity in elementary schools.