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The Resource LGBT youth in America's schools, Jason Cianciotto and Sean Cahill

LGBT youth in America's schools, Jason Cianciotto and Sean Cahill

Label
LGBT youth in America's schools
Title
LGBT youth in America's schools
Statement of responsibility
Jason Cianciotto and Sean Cahill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Jason Cianciotto and Sean Cahill, experts on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender public policy advocacy, combine an accessible review of social science research with analyses of school practices and local, state, and federal laws that affect LGBT students. In addition, portraits of LGBT youth and their experiences with discrimination at school bring human faces to the issues the authors discuss."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cianciotto, Jason
Dewey number
371.826/60973
Index
index present
LC call number
LC2575
LC item number
.C54 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cahill, Sean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lesbian students
  • Gay students
  • Bisexual students
  • Transgender youth
  • Sexual minorities
  • Homosexuality and education
Label
LGBT youth in America's schools, Jason Cianciotto and Sean Cahill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-226) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A grave picture of harassment and violence in schools:
  • "You're so gay" : a profile of Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover
  • Gay student sues schools and wins $900K settlement : a profile of Jamie Nabozny
  • Section 1.
  • A comprehensive review of social science research on LGBT youth and their experiences in school.
  • 1.
  • "Outed" by his guidance counselor and forced to read aloud from the bible at school : a profile of Thomas McLaughlin
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth : a critical population:
  • From isolation to activism : a profile of Louie Garay
  • Judge rules that school must allow transgender youth to express her gender identity while attending school : a profile of "Pat Doe"
  • 2.
  • Lesbian youth takes control of her life with the help of the Harvey Milk High School : a profile of Tenaja Jordan
  • 6.
  • Sex education, abstinence-only programs, and HIV prevention:
  • Lesbian youth killed in Newark: a profile of Sakia Gunn
  • Section 2.
  • A comprehensive review of school-based practices and federal, state, and local laws and policies that affect LGBT students. 3.
  • Federal, state, and local policy interventions: School held liable for failing to protect students from harassment : a profile of Alana Flores -- 4.
  • School-based programs and practices:
  • GSA in Utah fights for its right to meet at school : a profile of Kelli Peterson
  • From group home to Harvey Milk High : a profile of Luis A.
  • 5.
  • The No Child Left Behind Act and LGBT students:
  • 9.
  • Conclusion and policy recommendations : making it better for LGBT students
  • Section 3.
  • A research agenda to guide and inform future policy. 7.
  • Political and methodological issues affecting research on LGBT youth:
  • Murdered in the classroom : a profile of Lawrence King
  • 8.
  • The need for research on understudied LGBT populations:
  • A cry for help on deaf ears : a profile of Jayron Martin
  • More than just the gay football team captain : a profile of Corey Johnson
Control code
ocn764586655
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9780472118229
Lccn
2011045478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780472031405
  • (OCoLC)764586655
Label
LGBT youth in America's schools, Jason Cianciotto and Sean Cahill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-226) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A grave picture of harassment and violence in schools:
  • "You're so gay" : a profile of Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover
  • Gay student sues schools and wins $900K settlement : a profile of Jamie Nabozny
  • Section 1.
  • A comprehensive review of social science research on LGBT youth and their experiences in school.
  • 1.
  • "Outed" by his guidance counselor and forced to read aloud from the bible at school : a profile of Thomas McLaughlin
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth : a critical population:
  • From isolation to activism : a profile of Louie Garay
  • Judge rules that school must allow transgender youth to express her gender identity while attending school : a profile of "Pat Doe"
  • 2.
  • Lesbian youth takes control of her life with the help of the Harvey Milk High School : a profile of Tenaja Jordan
  • 6.
  • Sex education, abstinence-only programs, and HIV prevention:
  • Lesbian youth killed in Newark: a profile of Sakia Gunn
  • Section 2.
  • A comprehensive review of school-based practices and federal, state, and local laws and policies that affect LGBT students. 3.
  • Federal, state, and local policy interventions: School held liable for failing to protect students from harassment : a profile of Alana Flores -- 4.
  • School-based programs and practices:
  • GSA in Utah fights for its right to meet at school : a profile of Kelli Peterson
  • From group home to Harvey Milk High : a profile of Luis A.
  • 5.
  • The No Child Left Behind Act and LGBT students:
  • 9.
  • Conclusion and policy recommendations : making it better for LGBT students
  • Section 3.
  • A research agenda to guide and inform future policy. 7.
  • Political and methodological issues affecting research on LGBT youth:
  • Murdered in the classroom : a profile of Lawrence King
  • 8.
  • The need for research on understudied LGBT populations:
  • A cry for help on deaf ears : a profile of Jayron Martin
  • More than just the gay football team captain : a profile of Corey Johnson
Control code
ocn764586655
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9780472118229
Lccn
2011045478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780472031405
  • (OCoLC)764586655

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