The same researchers claimed that GSAs are important to challenge the status Quo, confront discrimination, and reconceptualize gender. Retrieved 19 March In the UKthere has always been more of an emphasis on stand alone lesbian and gay youth groups that take place outside of the school setting, often funded by the local health authority or education service. The first gay—straight alliance was formed in November at the Concord Academy in Concord, Massachusetts when Kevin Jenningsa history teacher at the school who had just come out as gay, was approached by Meredith Sterlinga student at the school who was straight, but was upset by the treatment of gay students and others. Rights and legal issues. The resource list below was last updated in January of Mollies Urnings.
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Retrieved 11 January Views Read Edit View history. May 4, 4: Thousands of students across Alberta walked out of class Friday.
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