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Posted February 11, 2013 in California Educator


Educators to legislators

Hats off to the six CTA members elected in 2012 to state and federal office! Their victories ensure educators have a stronger political voice.

Jose Medina, State Assembly District...

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Posted December 19, 2012 in CCA Advocate

Sanchez GLBT award goes to Reynolds

College of Canyons professor promotes tolerance on campus

College of the Canyons history professor Brad Reynolds received the CCA 2012 David A. Sanchez GLBT Award for his work in promoting...

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Posted June 07, 2012 in CCA Advocate

Sierra College faculty explore unconscious bias in effort to improve campus climate

CTA workshop brings instructors, students and staff together

Exploring our own biases is something many of us would probably prefer to avoid. For an intrepid Sierra College group, however,...

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Posted March 23, 2012 in California Educator


Contributions of GLBT and disabled persons added to social studies curriculum

In an effort to build a more tolerant atmosphere in the classroom and curb an epidemic of student bullying, schools in California will now be required to include the historic contributions of lesbian,...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 6, Take A Stand, Inside Educator, Awareness, Curriculum, GLBT, Law,

Posted November 17, 2011 in California Educator


GLBT Conference perspectives

Nine out of 10 GLBT students have experienced harassment at school at a rate two to three times as often as straight teens. More than one-third of GLBT kids have attempted suicide. Designed to provide...

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Posted March 23, 2011 in California Educator

Safe zone

The Safe Zone

IT CAN BE AN UNCOMFORTABLE TOPIC. A student says in passing, “That’s so gay.” Another student is teased because of their perceived sexual orientation. Some teachers and principals...

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Posted March 23, 2011 in California Educator


Four lessons to create a safe school

MYNDI HARDGRAVE IS PROUD TO BE the faculty adviser for the Gay-Straight Alliance — but she prays for the day when the club can be put to rest at Hanford West High School.

“Gay-Straight Alliances...

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Posted March 23, 2011 in California Educator


Students speak out: What teachers need to know

The question was simple: What do you wish every teacher knew about the GLBT experience in school? Eight years ago, high school teacher Kurt Dearie started collecting the answers from the students...

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Posted March 23, 2011 in California Educator

Tips toward a safe school culture

Posted March 23, 2011 in California Educator

Educators legally must prevent GLBT bullying

Standing up for students who are harassed or bullied by their peers isn’t just good policy and an ethical duty; it is required by state and federal law. Failing to do so can have dire financial...

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