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Two Teachers: personal and professional perspectives

In this video, two teachers from the Calgary area share their personal and professional experiences and perspectives on the Guidelines.

Thank you to Mason Jenkins and Chris L’marca for speaking with us and sharing your important messages. 16 more words


Elise's story: finding a safe place at a GSA

In this video created by the Calgary Sexual Health Centre, a young student shares their experience with joining a GSA and the impact it has had on their life. 26 more words


UPDATE: The Make It Safe Project and Janet Mock Are Teaming Up To "Redefine Realness" in Schools

Bullying is a major issue for schools, changing what should be a place to learn about the world to a place where youth learn to be afraid. 333 more words

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No House to Call My Home: Love, Family, and Other Transgressions: An Interview with Author Ryan Berg

Please join me in welcoming author and youth worker Ryan Berg to The Novel Approach today. Ryan’s book, No House to Call My Home: Love, Family, and Other Transgressions… 1,640 more words


Holiday Spotlight 2015 - Anthologies: Home For The Holidays

Home for the Holidays M/M Romance  Anthology
Authors: SJ Himes, Jenna Kendrick, Heather C Leigh, Liv Rancourt, Felice Stevens
Publication date:  November 29, 2015

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Comedy w/ a Side of Realness! Check out the LGBTQ Cartoon Series, "McTucky Fried High!" (@McTuckyFH)

LGBTQ cartoons are definitely on the rise, surprisingly in mainstream cartoons for children. Steven Universe, Clarence, and Sailor Moon  are just  a few popular animated series with prominent LGBTQ characters. 230 more words

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Mentor LGBTQ Youth, They Are the New Pride

My wife and I are educators working at the same school. On a daily basis we navigate micro-aggressions in the workplace; unwillingness to use our married name, discomfort when addressing us publicly, and lack of congratulations for milestones typically only recognized for heterosexual couples. 685 more words