Missing in action


If much of the violence against LGBTQ+ youths is happening in schools, you may find yourself wondering: What role do teachers play in all of this?

A study outlined in this article from The Atlantic delves into a disturbing reality: While most teachers say they support their LGBTQ+ students, a striking number confess to feeling uncomfortable intervening when those students are being bullied or harassed.

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Learn more about the study — and a student who nearly lost her life because of bullying.

School is Still Not Safe for LGBT Students

References:

Higgins, M. (2016, October 18). LBGT Students Are Not Safe at School. The Atlantic. Retrieved from https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2016/10/school-is-still-not-safe-for-lgbt-students/504368/

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