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The Prince and the Dressmaker: a Gender Spectrum Story Time
The Prince and the Dressmaker: a Gender Spectrum Story Time

In her graphic novel The Prince and the Dressmaker, Jen Wang weaves an exuberantly romantic tale of identity, young love, art, and family. Set in Paris, at the dawn of the modern age, the book tells the tale of Prince Sebastian, who is looking for a bride―or rather, his parents are looking for one for […]

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. On […]

“Advancing Acceptance” Campaign Highlights Support for Transgender Youth
“Advancing Acceptance” Campaign Highlights Support for Transgender Youth

Gender Spectrum is excited to be partnering with Vice President Joe Biden’s Foundation As You Are campaign and the Movement Advancement Project (MAP) in the launch of the “Advancing Acceptance” campaign, featuring a new video highlighting the benefits of family, friends and community support for Transgender youth. Gender Spectrum has an array of resources for educating all […]

Gender Spectrum Story Time: Stacey’s Not a Girl
Gender Spectrum Story Time: Stacey’s Not a Girl

“Stacey’s Not A Girl” is a children’s book that takes us on a gender journey with Stacey who does not feel like a girl, but is not so sure they are a boy either. This book introduces us to ideas of gender beyond the binary and makes space for the “not knowing”. The first book […]

Gender Spectrum is Hiring
Gender Spectrum is Hiring

We are excited to say that we are hiring! We are adding several new positions to our team – keep track of this page as it will be updated as we post the new positions. Gender Spectrum is an equal opportunity employer and we value diverse perspectives and experiences at our organization. We do not […]

Choosing the Right College
Choosing the Right College

It’s getting to be a stressful time for high school seniors, and gender-diverse students have even more to consider in their college search. Our videos on choosing a school and preparing for college have helpful tips for any student. Also see our video series with Harvard’s Schuyler Bailar, the first openly Transgender Division I swimmer […]

Transgender Awareness Week 2018
Transgender Awareness Week 2018

From November 12 – 19, Gender Spectrum is joining individuals and organizations around the country in recognizing Transgender Awareness Week in support of transgender, nonbinary and Gender-expansive youth and adults. You can see our new video, Transgender Voices from the Gender Spectrum Conference, and more videos and resources below. Many thanks to (in order of […]

Gender and the Holidays: Paving the Way
Gender and the Holidays: Paving the Way

With the excitement of holiday gatherings also come the possibilities of affirmation or rejection of your child’s gender by family members and loved ones. Shifts in identity or expression, new names and pronouns, unsupportive family members and general lack of gender knowledge can provide fertile ground for helping your family and community deepen their understanding […]