LGBT Resources

Tell Transgender Students: We’re Still Here for You

  • Published through Teaching Tolerance and written by Maya Lindberg, talks about students rights and how teachers can support transgender students.

Resources for Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming Students

  • U.S. Department of Education provided documents that may help students who are transitioning, as well as documents to help advocate for LGBTQ students, including the legally protected right for students to form a GSA


  • Includes resources on student rights as well as curriculum for teachers

School In Transition: A guide for Supporting Transgender Students in K-12 Schools

  • developed by the Human Rights Campaign, with support from the ACLU, NCLR, Gender Spectrum, and NEA.
  • A whole book that goes step-by-step through the process of supporting transgender students


  • Gay, lesbian, straight education network
  • Has tons of resources including curriculum, students rights, professional development, and networking


Human Rights Campaign

  • Website for the US’s largest LGBTQ advocacy group.
  • Includes this great map of state laws and policies regarding LGBTQ issues.


Teaching Tolerance Classroom Resources

  • a huge selection of curriculum for k-12 teachers designed to confront bias and discrimination and equip students with interpersonal skills.


Teach For America’s LGBTQ Community Initiative

  • Has links to other LGBTQ resources and curriculum
  • Information regarding LGBTQ summits and workshops


Gender Variance Around the World Over Time

  • A look at the history and diversity of gender non-conforming people in cultures around the world.

Post-Election Q&A for Advocates and Attorneys Serving Immigrant Survivors of Gender-Based Violence