Research

Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Inclusive Curriculum
Misgendering, Gender, and Pronouns
Identity Topic
Latinx LGBTQ Students
Os estudantes LGBTQ na América Latina sofrem desafios na escola devido à sua identidade, mas os apoios e os recursos escolares podem ajudar.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Inclusive Curriculum
Misgendering, Gender, and Pronouns
Identity Topic
Latinx LGBTQ Students
Los/las estudiantes LGBTQ an América Latina sufran retos en el colegio debido a su identidad, pero apoyos y recursos escolares pueden ayudar.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Inclusive Curriculum
Misgendering, Gender, and Pronouns
Identity Topic
Latinx LGBTQ Students
LGBTQ students across Latin America face challenges at school regarding their identity, but school supports and resources can make a big difference.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Despite a lack of critical training and resources, school counselors, psychologists, and social workers hold positive attitudes towards LGBTQ students and work to support them.
Type
School Climate Survey
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Based on data from the 2017 National School Climate Survey, State Snapshots provide the facts on school climate for LGBTQ students in selected states.
Type
School Climate Survey
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Identity Topic
Asian and Pacific Islander LGBTQ Students
Black LGBTQ Students
Indigenous LGBTQ Students
Latinx LGBTQ Students
Gender Non Conforming ​​​​​​​(GNC) Student
Transgender Students
LGBTQ Students with ​​​​​​​Disabilities
Nonbinary Students
Students of Color
New data from the largest-ever survey of LGBTQ students shows homophobic remarks and verbal harassment in school leveling off for the first time in a decade, and victimization based on gender expression increasing.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Issue
Inclusive Curriculum
Inclusive Sex Education
A number of states have “no promo homo” laws that prevent positive portrayals of “homosexuality” in school health education. This brief examines the relationship between these laws and school climate and resources for LGBTQ youth.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Identity Topic
Transgender Students
This report outlines how excluding transgender students from the school facilities that match their gender is not only unnecessary, but profoundly harmful.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
This report examines bias and peer victimization in secondary schools, including an in-depth look at LGBTQ student issues. It also documents teachers' preparation and practices, and explores changes in school climate over the past decade.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Identity Topic
Asian and Pacific Islander LGBTQ Students
Black LGBTQ Students
Gender Non Conforming ​​​​​​​(GNC) Student
Indigenous LGBTQ Students
Latinx LGBTQ Students
LGBTQ Students with ​​​​​​​Disabilities
Students of Color
This report examines the conditions that push LGBTQ youth out of school, including unsafe climates, unfair discipline policies, and discriminatory practices.
Type
Safe Space Kit
Research, Reports, and Briefs
This evaluation furthers the understanding of the use and effectiveness of GLSEN’s Safe Space Kit as a tool for improving the school experiences of LGBTQ youth.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
An examination of the anti-bullying policies of all 13,181 U.S. school districts, providing the prevalence of those policies and whether state laws and guidance are being implemented at the district level.
Program
National Student Council
Type
LGBTQ History
Safe Space Kit
Student Action Resources
Research, Reports, and Briefs
This evaluation documents the effects of the educator training component of New York City's Respect for All initiative, and provides insight on how professional development for educators can impact school climate.
Type
Student Action Resources
Blog
Educator Guides
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Journals and Books
LGBT youth face greater harassment online, but also find greater peer support and access to health information. Out Online is the first to examine in-depth the experiences of LGBTQ youth on the Internet.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Looking at numerous surveys of elementary school students and teachers, Playgrounds and Prejudice reveals that bias is common and teachers are unprepared to address LGBTQ issues.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Strengths & Silences looks at the experiences of more than 2,000 LGBTQ middle and high school students attending rural and small town schools across the US.