A New Perspective on GenderQueer 

A New Perspective on GenderQueer 

By August Sender, Training Coordinator – OUT Maine The book Gender Queer, a memoir by Maia Kababe, has been in the news consistently recently. If you haven’t been following along, the book is a graphic novel – a comic-style story of the author’s...
Music/Art

Music/Art

We had no idea how to pick from the countless LGBTQ+ musicians and artists!  Here are some of the most popular ones from different generations.  Frida Khalo Mexican, Bisexual, Painter.  Gladys Bently Harlem Rennaissance, Blues Singer, Performer, Gender-Bending,...
World Languages

World Languages

Language reflects culture.  What are some customs and laws surrounding LGBTQ+ identities in places that speak the language you teach? What is it like to be LGBTQ? What are possible gender-neutral pronouns? Explore LGBTQ+ laws and customs What is it like to be LGBTQ+...
English/Language Arts

English/Language Arts

The list of LGBTQ+ authors and poets is endless. Here are some of our favorites, and ways of incorporating LGBTQ+ topics in writing prompts. Many popular young adult fiction are highlighting LGBTQ+ characters, so we also suggest asking students what they are reading...
Math & Computer Science

Math & Computer Science

LGBTQ+ mathematicians and computer programmers helped invent key components of cell phones, artificial intelligence, and microchips.  Math teachers can challenge gender norms and stereotypes in word problems.   Alan Turing The father of theoretical computer science...