As visibility for transgender and gender nonconforming communities increases across the United States, so does the need to create inclusive spaces — especially in today’s schools.
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Today 58 doctoral students from around the United States and five different countries will arrive on the USC campus to participate in the first EdD in Organizational Change and Leadership immersion. We’ll be live blogging here throughout the weekend and via #USCEdDImmersion with updates from students and faculty!
Over 500,000 education-related pins are saved to Pinterest every day. That number is expected to grow with the launch of Teachers on Pinterest External link — a collaborative effort between Pinterest, education experts such as Edutopia External link, and a collection of teacher bloggers. The platform's creation of their own education-focused Pinterest community demonstrates the value and power of using this tool in the classroom.
96 percent of Americans use the internet daily, and 62 percent of working Americans rely on the internet to do their jobs. We live in an internet age – an age that requires specific skills. Digital literacy skills have become essential to academic, career and interpersonal success.
A set of action steps to support educators in creating a welcoming and inclusive environment that celebrates all student differences, including gender. Read the full series here.
A list of frequently asked questions that educators may receive from parents or school staff about the topic of gender identity, as well as strategies on how to shape these conversations. Read the full series here.
It’s important to understand the language used to describe gender expression and identity so that words are not incorrect or hurtful to a student or colleague. Here is a glossary of commonly-used terms to describe aspects of gender identity and expression. Read the full series here.
Students are experiencing the loss of people close to them due to the opioid crisis. Learn how school staff can help them through this challenging time.
To create bully-free spaces, school staff can better understand how bullying occurs and be empowered to intervene.