General Membership Meetings

  • January 20, 2016
  • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • New England Institute of Technology

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Gay Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD)  

Presenting at our General Membership Meeting:

 1/20/16:  4-6PM  

NEIT: Rm.S330 

Topic: Schools Obligation to LGBTQ 

 (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning Students) 

Presenter: Sei Yong PYO; graduate of Harvard Law School; Ford Foundation Fellow at law offices of GLAD:  

Session includes highlighting (K-12) 

  

  • LGBTQ cultural competency 

  • Background on challenges faced by LGBTQ youth, including family rejection and harassment/subjective sense of lack of safety in schools 

  • Students' legal rights in school settings, including: 

    -Protections developed by the MA DESE Guidance on Trans* Students 

            -Starting a GLBTSA (GLBT-Straight Alliance) 

  • Schools' legal obligations to youth 

  • Working with families of LGBTQ youth 

 

JOIN US – TO LEARN ABOUT YOUR OBLIGATIONS 

 

 

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