Speak Up!: Improving the Lives of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Youth


30 minutes
Source: Media Education Foundation

Gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender students and their allies face unique challenges of violence and harassment in schools. This film explores what some students have done to transform their schools into safer and more welcoming environments. Interviews with students, parents, teachers, administrators, and national activists highlight the need for transformation of homophobic school environments and offer resources and advice for those actively working for change.

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