Supporting LGBTQ Youth of Color
LGBTQ Youth of Color Face Racism, Homophobia, and Transphobia in Schools. School Supports Can Make a Difference
Schools nationwide are often hostile environments for LGBTQ youth of color, where they experience racism, homophobia, and transphobia. In addition, many LGBTQ do not have access to in-school resources that may improve school climate and students' experiences, including GSAs, ethnic/cultural clubs, supportive educators, and inclusive curriculum.
Below, you will find our collection of research reports exploring the experiences of AAPI, Black, Latinx, and Native & Indigenous LGBTQ youth. You will also find a collection of blogs from students, educators, and advocates highlighting how to support this population of students.