School Support Circle
3:00-4:00 PM on Zoom
The School Support Circle is an opportunity for any school staff to find support, brainstorm new ideas, problem solve, & connect with OUT Maine and each other.
Feel free to join each month or just once.
Note: this is a collaborative space, not an OUT Maine training.
Policies & Procedures
Review and recommend changes to school board policies to meet best practices and Maine law.
Review student guides and procedures to provide best practice guidance for supporting LGBTQ+ youth in schools.
Read and download the free guides below.
Training for Youth: LGBTQ+ Vocab!
This 30-35 minute lesson is designed for youth and defines the most common identities under the LGBTQ+ umbrella. It also covers what it means to be an ally and shares local support resources.
Training for Youth: Gender & Sexuality
This 55-60 minute lesson is designed for youth and defines broad concepts as well as specific identities around gender and sexuality. It discusses the importance of pronouns, how to combat gender stereotypes, what it means to be an ally, and how to find local support resources.
Training for Youth: LGBTQ+ History
In order to understand where we are as a society, it is important to know where we came from. This lesson will cover highlights of LGBTQ+ history in the US from the mid-1800s to modern day.
Training for Youth: Custom Training
OUT Maine is happy to design a custom training tailored to your classroom, club or youth program’s needs and interests. Please reach out to us at email@example.com to discuss!