Thank you for visiting our Education Resources page. Below you can find links to great resources including videos, reading lists, glossaries, continuing education opportunities and much more.
Please email Meg for information about any of these resources or if you'd like to schedule a workshop or consultation.
lgbtq & qUEER oRGANIZATIONS:
GLAAD - General primer on gender and trans rights
GLSEN - Resources for educators
National Center for Transgender Equality - Primer on trans rights and links to resources
PFLAG - Great catchall for resources
Transgender Law Center - Legal resources
The Venture Out Project - Outdoor adventure programs for trans youth and families & trans-inclusive educational programming
The Safe Zone Project - Resources for LGBTQ/ally trainings educators
Teaching Transgender - For educators wanting to teach/train about trans issues
Glossaries & Vocab Lists:
Transgender Terminology - National Center for Trans Equality (NCTE)
Glossary of Terms - Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD)
LGBTQ+ Vocab List - The Safe Zone Project
Articles & Style Guides - The Use of They:
- Associated Press Stylebook adds singular they.
- Washington Post approves singular they.
- Academic Style Guides and the singular they.
Videos on Gender Identity:
- Actor Kate Asia Dillon and Ellen Degeneres discuss non-binary identities.
- What are Pronouns?
- Trans 101 video
Articles for parents:
Family Acceptance Project - Family Acceptance of LGBT Adolescents Protects Against Depression, Substance Abuse and Suicidal Behavior
Mental Health of Transgender Children Who Are Supported in Their Identities - Kristina Olson et al. - More families are allowing their transgender children to live and present to others as their gender identity. This is the first study to examine mental health in these children, finding that they have low levels of anxiety and depression.
Parent experiences of a child's social transition: Moving beyond the loss narrative - by Brooke Bull and Justine D'Arrigo-Patrick
2018 LGBTQIA+ Children's Books Trans and non-binary books for all ages
Featuring non-binary characters
Books by S. Bear Bergman for all ages Queer/Trans People of Color
George by Alex Gino
Jennifer Finney Boylan
Books by LGBTQ People of Color
The Gender Book
Sex is a Funny Word - great book about bodies for all ages!
Guide to Gender (available for free at PDF download)