Over the next few hours you will be immersed in our comprehensive Inclusive Classrooms 101. Throughout this course, you will be given knowledge and actionable tools to fill your ally toolkit to go beyond binary in your everyday educational practices with knowledge, language and competency of transgender and non-binary youth inclusion and move beyond binary biases.
Build an ally toolkit and empower your students to understand and celebrate the diversity that exists.
- Build confidence in understanding the differences between gender identity, gender expression and sexual orientation;
- Understand the importance of pronouns and names;
- Be able to communicate with your students with confidence in expanding students’ perception and understanding of gender
- Be able to foster ally ship in students, providing ways in which your students can understand differential experiences and marginalization of transgender, non-binary or gender expansive people, using developmentally appropriate language for both young and older students.
This course will provide an overview of marginalization trans, non-binary and gender expansive youth experience through an intersectional lens. We will also share a brief history as it relates to the LGBTQ2 community in Canada.
You will be empowered with ideas to incorporate inclusive practices around gender identity into your classroom blueprint and foster allyship around gender within your students.