This page contains information and resources for teachers and other school educators. It includes reports, research, teaching tools, educational resources and a range of other materials. These resources may also be found on the ‘students’ or ‘parents’ pages if they are relevant to these groups. If you have any questions or if you’re looking for information on a particular issue or topic which you can’t find here, please contact us.
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Safe Schools Coalition Australia (Program)

Safe Schools Coalition Australia is a national coalition dedicated to making schools safer and more inclusive for same sex attracted, intersex and gender diverse young people. Safe Schools Coalition Australia member schools have access to a broad range of tools, resources and support that suit the unique needs, concerns and capacity of your school community. These services…

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Challenging Homophobia in Schools, a guide for school staff (PDF)

This resource has been developed by Safe Schools Coalition Victoria to provide information and practical strategies on why and how to tackle homophobia. How can you help make sure your school is a safe school, where every family can belong, every teacher can teach and every student can learn? You can download a copy here: Challenging…

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Pridentity (Kit)

Pridentity is an education program to help students become informed about sexuality and sexual diversity, the myths and facts about same-sex attraction and transgender issues, homophobia and bullying, and gender stereotypes. Developed by Women’s Health in the North, this resource kit focuses on inclusive sexuality education for secondary school students. The kit is designed for…

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Coming Out / Inviting In (Factsheet)

Like many words and terms, “Coming Out” means different things to different people. It generally means telling other people about your gender identity or sexuality. It can mean realising you are attracted to people of the same sex, perhaps calling yourself gay, lesbian or bisexual, and deciding to tell some people in your life. It…

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Gender Is Not Uniform (PDF)

Gender is Not Uniform is a campaign from Safe Schools Coalition Victoria aimed at supporting gender diversity in schools through inclusive uniforms and challenging transphobia. While most students will have never considered their own gender identity, there are a growing number of young people taking steps to express gender identity in ways that may differ from…

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Growing Up Queer (Research)

Twenty10 along with partners The University of Western Sydney and The Young and Well CRC recently released ‘Growing Up Queer: Issues Facing Young Australians Who are Gender Variant and Sexuality Diverse’. A new study has found that 16% of young people who identify as Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Intersex or Queer (LGBTIQ) have attempted suicide and…

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Some Girls Like Girls (Poster)

“Some Girls like Girls….” is an A4 poster aimed at young people to promote inclusivity and a “welcome all” attitude. Designed by same sex attracted young people of Rural Victoria and adapted for NSW by Family Planning NSW and Twenty10, the poster is best used in schools and youth centres to help create a safe and welcoming…

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Same Difference Sessions (Program)

Same Difference from Family Planning NSW delivers sexual diversity and anti-homophobia education sessions for secondary school students, youth organisations, teachers and other youth professionals. Sessions can be tailored for your Crossroads, Welfare Day or Wellbeing Program.These sessions utilise interactive education techniques, with activities relating to discrimination, homophobia and developing a safe and supportive environment for…

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‘That’s So Gay’ (Training)

This full day workshop from Family Planning NSW is designed for professionals working with young people, such as teachers, health & youth workers, to assist them to address homophobia and transphobia in educational settings. You can find out more here.