Tag: LGBTQ students

School choice reduces teen suicide, new study finds

Editor’s note: This commentary by Brad Polumbo appeared Sunday in the Washington Examiner. You can learn more about Elijah Robinson, the student referenced in the commentary, here. Elijah Robinson attempted suicide as a teenager. Why? Well, as a queer and mixed-race student, he faced vicious bullying in his public school. Thanks[Read More…]

Equality Florida, Step Up for Students partner in voluntary school effort to expand culture of inclusion for LGBTQ students

Equality Florida (EQFL), the state’s leading LGBTQ rights organization, has joined forces with Step Up For Students, the state’s largest K-12 scholarship organization, to bring LGBTQ awareness training to private schools wishing to participate.  The goal is for Equality Florida to expand a current public school-based LGBTQ training program to[Read More…]