This is a 90-minute, introductory workshop geared toward youth supporting professionals. It focuses on building a foundational understanding of gender identity and expression and how to support transgender young people. The mission of the Illinois Safe Schools Alliance (the Alliance) is to promote safety, support and healthy development for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth, in Illinois schools and communities, through advocacy, education, youth organizing and research.
IAN Trainer: Ruthie Moore, Inclusive Schools Educator, Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, a program of the Public Health Institute of Metropolitan Chicago
Intended Audience: Front line staff, Emergent leaders and Seasoned Professionals