SHHS Human Relations, Diversity and Equity

  • Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE)

     

    This group of Advisory Lessons focuses introduces themes necessary to curate inclusive and affirming classrooms.   

    Interested in an Advisory Lesson not listed here?  E-mail our team @ humanrelations@lausd.net

     

    As always, keep in mind that good teaching includes helping students process their thoughts and feelings about the world and creating space for them to bring their full selves to school. This document, Courageous Conversations with Students, provides tools, lesson plans, and practical advice for facilitating dialogues with students about power, privilege, oppression, and resistance.  They were adapted by the Office of Human Relations, Diversity & Equity.  Click here to view this resource.


     

    How to Start a GSA in 10 Steps

    Names and Pronouns

    Names and Pronouns Asynchronous with Cristina Vigil, LCSW

    Stonewall

    2 Spirit - Engage students in learning, dialogue and reflection on the history of Indigenous 2 Spirit history, and the impact of colonization.  

    LGBT Etiquette

    All Are Welcome - SOGIE affirming classrooms 

    Same Love

    Gender Roles

    Elliot Page Introduces students to the world famous actor who came out as transgender in 2020. 

    Harvey Milk Introduces students to LGBT Activist and politician. 

    Sylvia Rivera Introduces students to Transgender Rights Activist 

    Marsha P Johnson Introduces students to Transgender Rights Activist. 

    Jeanne Manford Introduces students to LGBT Rights Activist and the founder of PFLAG. 

    Pauli Murray Introduces students to LGBT and Civil Rights Activist who broke many barriers and is often overlooked in history. 

    Layshia Clarendon Introduces students to WNBA star who came out as transgender in 2020 and received praise and support from their contemporaries. 

    Caster Semenya Introduces students to the Olympic Athlete who changed history in her battle to eliminate gender policing in the Olympics. 

     

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