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Wednesday, September 9 • 10:45am - 11:45am
Understanding and Supporting our LGBTQ+ Youth: Educating our Educators

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In order to keep up with changing laws and educate students about the LGBTQ+ community, educators need an understanding and familiarity with the LGBTQ+ culture. This presentation familiarizes participants with the different aspects of sexual orientation and gender identity. We examine the Transgender Experience and the importance of honoring self-definition. Finally, we examine the California Education Code and identify ways to make your space a safe space for all students.b

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Summer D. Gomez, LCSW

Founder, Reach OUT Consulting LLC
Summer Davidson Gomez is the founder of Reach OUT Consulting LLC. Summer is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 10+ years of experience working with the LGBTQ+ Community. She is an experienced therapist, speaker and trainer focused on increasing empathy and understanding of the... Read More →

Wednesday September 9, 2020 10:45am - 11:45am PDT
  Cultural Responsiveness
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