Teach For America has partnered with the two most prominent national LGBTQ youth organizations, The Trevor Project and GLSEN, on the S.A.F.E.Classrooms project, to provide resources to help teachers create learning environments that are safe and affirming for everyone. Learn how you can get involved below.
Five Stories from LGBTQ Alumi
What’s it like to be an LGBTQ teacher in the rural south? How do you navigate questions about your identity from curious kids? Listen to five TFA alums share their stories and learn more about what TFA is doing to support LGBTQ corps members and alums.
Transgender Day of Remembrance - November 20
Photo credit: Thomas Upton
This is a day to memorialize those whose lives were lost due to anti-transgender fear, bigotry and hatred. Around the world communities plan vigils to remember those who have died in the previous year. Learn more about Transgender Day of Remembrance and events happening in your city.