BLOG
Online Events and Resources on Gender & Schools
Online Events and Resources on Gender & Schools

During this time of Covid-19, Gender Spectrum is here for those of you who are continuing the vital work to make your schools and organizations welcoming for all genders. We hope you are finding connections and community to stay engaged, and to help you build connections, we are launching a series of online events for […]

Supporting Gender Expansive Students in the Time of Covid-19
Supporting Gender Expansive Students in the Time of Covid-19

The COVID-19 Virus does not see gender. But its impact is likely to put a particular strain on Transgender and nonbinary youth, along with other vulnerable groups including the elderly, low income and undocumented. This article about trauma informed education in the time of the coronavirus from our friends at Teaching Tolerance is a valuable […]

Resources for Challenging Times
Resources for Challenging Times

Help for Coping with Social Isolation Though the evolving health situation is unpredictable, we wanted to reach out to let you know that Gender Spectrum is here for you. Staying connected and providing spaces for you to connect with others is our foundation, and has never been more important than now. Whatever it takes, we […]

Important message about Gender Spectrum
Important message about Gender Spectrum

FROM: Stephanie Brill TO: Stakeholders SUBJECT: Important message about Gender Spectrum Dear Friends of Gender Spectrum, I’m reaching out to you to share some exciting updates from Gender Spectrum that will help us deepen and expand our impact for all those we serve. New opportunities As awareness of gender and gender-inclusivity continues to grow, we […]

Summer Camp Resources
Summer Camp Resources

It’s the time of year (already!) when many parents are beginning to think about summer camp for their kids. Gender Spectrum has resources for camp professionals on making camps gender inclusive, and resources for parents to help you work with camps to create a supportive space for your gender diverse child. Gender Spectrum resources Gender Inclusive […]

Resources for Parents and Caregivers
Resources for Parents and Caregivers

Gender Spectrum is pleased to partner with the National PTA to provide resources for parents who are interested in learning more about gender, children and youth. For youth and other PTSA members, you can find more resources here. Gender norms and stereotypes limit all children and teens, no matter what their gender is, impacting how […]

“I got confidence and comfort from Gender Spectrum”
“I got confidence and comfort from Gender Spectrum”

A few weeks ago we hosted our annual Gender Spectrum Family Conference, and what an exciting, energizing, and transformative weekend it was.  Families from across the country were able to connect, ask questions, and gain answers about what it meant for them to be on this gender journey with their child. For many families this […]

Gender-Inclusive Puberty and Health Education
Gender-Inclusive Puberty and Health Education

Gender Spectrum has released a landmark publication outlining the first-ever comprehensive principles for gender-inclusive puberty and health education (PHE). These principles, endorsed by six leading national PHE organizations, are designed to affirm and recognize all students so they can see themselves reflected in their classrooms and learn knowledge and skills associated with healthy behaviors. In […]