Research

Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Identity Topic
Students of Color
Asian and Pacific Islander LGBTQ Students
Black LGBTQ Students
Indigenous LGBTQ Students
Latinx LGBTQ Students
In our nation’s schools, there are over 2,000 LGBTQ middle and high school students who are also students of color. This report documents their experiences, and gives them a voice.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Identity Topic
Transgender Students
Gender Non Conforming ​​​​​​​(GNC) Student
This report takes a look at the first national study on transgender middle and high school students, and the harsh realities they face in our schools.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
We need parents to be involved, but the sad truth is – they’re not. This report demonstrates the lack of support and inclusion our LGBTQ students are getting from their families, and why that needs to change.
Program
National Student Council
Professional Development
Type
Educator Guides
LGBTQ History
Issue
Misgendering, Gender, and Pronouns
The effect of negative school climate on academic outcomes for LGBTQ youth and the role of in-school supports (2013)
Program
Educator Network
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Issue
Athletics
This research brief examines the experiences of LGBTQ students in middle and high school athletics, using data from GLSEN's 2011 National School Climate Survey.
Type
Journals and Books
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Identity Topic
Transgender Students
Gender Non Conforming ​​​​​​​(GNC) Student
Book chapter: "The relation between suicidal ideation and bullying victimization in a national sample of transgender and non-transgender adolescents" in Youth Suicide and Bullying (2014)
Type
Webinars and Media
Newsroom and Press
See our upcoming schedule of free webinars, and register to attend!
Type
Journals and Books
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Online Social Support as a Buffer Against Online and Offline Peer and Sexual Victimization Among U.S. LGBTQ and Non-LGBTQ Youth
Type
Journals and Books
Book chapter: "Failing progress: Changes in school climate for LGBT youth over time" in Gender and Sexualities in Education: A Reader (2014)
Type
Student Action Resources
Student Action Resources
Safe Space Kit
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Misgendering, Gender, and Pronouns
Gender Minority Social Stress in Adolescence: Disparities in Adolescent Bullying and Substance Use by Gender Identity (2014)
Type
Blog
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Inclusive Sex Education
Identity Topic
Transgender Students
Predictors of US teachers’ intervention in anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer bullying and harassment (2014)
Type
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.
Program
No Name Calling Week
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Can one week of celebrating kindness make a difference for school communities? We asked No-Name Calling Week participants from elementary and middle schools to find out.
Type
Research, Reports, and Briefs
Issue
Inclusive Sex Education
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
Issue
Harassment, Bullying, and Discrimination
Inclusive Curriculum
Identity Topic
Gender Non Conforming ​​​​​​​(GNC) Student
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.
Program
No Name Calling Week
Type
Blog
Journals and Books
Newsroom and Press
Issue
Misgendering, Gender, and Pronouns
Inclusive Curriculum
Accessing sexual health information online: use, motivations and consequences for youth with different sexual orientations (2014)
Type
Journals and Books
Book Chapter: "Schools and LGBT-parent families: Creating change through programming and advocacy" in LGBT-Parent Families (2013)
Program
Educator Network
Type
LGBTQ History
Lesson Plans
Journals and Books
Identity Topic
Transgender Students
Educating the educator: Creating supportive school personnel through professional development (2013)
Type
Journals and Books
Issue
Inclusive Curriculum
Identity Topic
Transgender Students
Putting the “T” in “resource”: The benefits of LGBTQ-related school resources for transgender youth (2013)
Type
Journals and Books
Issue
Inclusive Curriculum
Book Chapter: "Responsive classroom curriculum for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning students" in Creating School Environments to Support Lesbain, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Students and Families (2013)