LGBT

How far does the Supreme Court’s ruling go to protect LGBTQ rights?

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In this lesson plan, discuss the impact of the ruling by the Supreme Court on the rights of gay and transgender employees. Continue reading

Black trans perspectives and the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots

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Explore the history of the Stonewall Riots, a series of protests started by a black transgender woman named Marsha P. Johnson. Continue reading

How the U.S. women’s World Cup victory is the perfect civics lesson

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In this NewsHour Extra lesson, students will learn about the U.S. women’s soccer World Cup victory and how it is also a good civics lesson. Continue reading

Student Voice: For LGBTQ teens, ‘hope does exist’

Student Voice

Luke Hartman is an alumnus of Immanuel Christian and wrote this Student Voice piece for PBS NewsHour Extra in order to let all young people, including LGBTQ youth, know that they are loved and supported. Continue reading

How to use anti-LGBTQ laws to explore social justice

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In order to learn more about social justice issues, students will look at important laws affecting members of the LGBTQ community, including Mississippi’s House Bill 1523. Continue reading

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