Here are some great activities you can you use in your GSA, classroom, school, or district to raise awareness about LGBTQ student issues and identities. Go to the website provided to find information, images, handouts, and more.
Ally Week is a national dialogue about how everyone — in and out of school — can work to become better allies to LGBT youth.
Banned Websites Awareness Day
Raise awareness of how restrictions of educational websites and useful social networking tools in schools and school libraries stop LGBTQ students and teachers from getting support and accurate information.
Latinx Heritage Month
September 15 – October 15
Honor the history, people, and events of LGBTQ Latinx people.
LGBT History Month
Celebrate the achievements of 31 LGBT icons with videos, bios, images, and other resources.
National Bullying Prevention Month
A nationwide call to action for schools, parents, and students to better respond to bullying.
National Coming Out Day
Annual LGBTQ awareness day
National Parents Coming Out Day
A day when parents can show support for their LGBTQ child.
Individuals and communities send a message of solidarity and acceptance to LGBTQ youth.
Transgender Awareness Week
Raise visibility of gender non-conforming people and address issues the community faces.
GSA Day for Gender Justice
Celebrate the accomplishments pf gender nonconforming people and fight for gender justice.
Transgender Day of Remembrance
Honor the memory of those whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence.
Native American History Month
Honor the history, people, and events of LGBTQ Native people.
World AIDS Day
Raise awareness of the AIDS pandemic those who died
Black History Month, or National African American History Month
Honor the history, people, and events of LGBTQ African-American people.
GSA Day for Racial Justice
Mobilize for racial justice and celebrate our multiple identities.
National Day of Silence
Students vow silence to encourage schools and classmates to address anti-LGBTQ behavior.
Asian Pacific Islander (API) Heritage Month
Honor the history, people, and events of LGBTQ API people.