Monthly Archives: November 2011

Amazing trailer for a new documentary!

This documentary actually addresses intersections of race and sexuality as well as acknowledging the contributions of youth in the fight against homophobia and for same-sex marriage rights. Transphobia is rarely mentioned in the media, but this documentary takes it up … Continue reading

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T.E.A.C.H. @ Unity!

Last Wednesday, T.E.A.C.H. staff and volunteers spent our afternoon at the amazing Unity Conference! This program brings together students from Gay Straight Alliances across the City of Toronto and surrounding areas.  With hundreds of students and more than 70 presenters, … Continue reading

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Toronto folks! Come to our panel on homophobic bullying!

We’re super-excited for this event, happening in Toronto next Thursday. Anna, the Coordinator of T.E.A.C.H, is on the panel along with some other awesome speakers from the Toronto District School Board, EGALE and beyond! ______________________ Stand Up to Homophobic Bullying: … Continue reading

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Responsibility?

Last night’s episode of Glee included a scene where Kurt explains to his former high school bully, a closeted gay youth, “As long as you’re not beating people up, I’m all for being whoever you have to be at your own speed”. … Continue reading

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Welcome Guest Blogger J!

J is a current placement student with T.E.A.C.H. As a school assignment, J created a video about LGTBQ youth and their experiences in Toronto schools. Here’s what she has to say, and check out her video too (link below)… ———- … Continue reading

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Teens Educating and Confronting Homophobia, in every way that we can.

For the last 18 years, Teens Educating and Confronting Homophobia (T.E.A.C.H.) has been, well, educating and confronting homophobia in any way that we can. A program of Planned Parenthood Toronto, T.E.A.C.H. provides peer-led anti-homophobia workshops in schools and community settings … Continue reading

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