Resources

The following Alberta resources offer practical information and strategies for creating welcoming, caring, respectful and safe learning environments. Schools and school authorities can use these resources to inform the development and implementation of policies, regulations, procedures and inclusive practices to support students and staff with diverse sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions.

The Walk Around: A School Leader’s Observation Guide https://education.alberta.ca/media/142736/the-walk-around_school-leader.pdf

The Walk Around: Teacher Companion Tool
https://education.alberta.ca/media/142742/the-walk-around_teacher.pdf

Gay-Straight or Queer-Straight Alliances in Schools
https://education.alberta.ca/media/142740/gay-straight_alliances_in_schools.pdf

Starting a Gay-Straight or Queer-Straight Alliance in Your School: A Tip Sheet for Students
https://education.alberta.ca/media/142741/starting-a-gay-straight-alliance-in-yourschool.pdf

Role of School and School Authority Leaders in Supporting Gay-Straight/Queer-Straight Alliances
https://education.alberta.ca/media/142739/gs-qsa_role_of_leaders.pdf

The Role of Gay-Straight/Queer-Straight Alliances in Supporting Student Learning and Well-Being
https://education.alberta.ca/media/142738/role_of_gs-qs_alliances.pdf

Gay-Straight/Queer-Straight Alliances in FaithBased Schools
https://education.alberta.ca/media/142737/gs-qsa_in-faith-based_schools.pdf

Alberta’s Plan for Promoting Healthy Relationships and Preventing Bullying
http://humanservices.alberta.ca/documents/promoting-healthy-relationships-andpreventing-bullying.pdf

Transphobic Bullying
http://humanservices.alberta.ca/documents/transphobic-bullying.pdf

Homophobic Bullying: Tips for Youth
http://humanservices.alberta.ca/documents/homophobic-bullying-prevention-tips-foryouth.pdf

Homophobic Bullying: Tips for Parents
http://humanservices.alberta.ca/documents/homophobic-bullying-prevention-tips-forparents.pdf

LGBTQ Supports Infographic
http://humanservices.alberta.ca/documents/LGBTQ-supports-infographic.pdf

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Policy Brochure
http://www.teachers.ab.ca/SiteCollectionDocuments/ATA/ForMembers/Professional%20Development/Diversity,%20Equity%20and%20Human%20Rights/PD-80-10%202010%20SOGI.pdf

GSAs and QSAs in Alberta Schools: A Guide for Teachers
http://www.teachers.ab.ca/SiteCollectionDocuments/ATA/Publications/Human-RightsIssues/PD-80-6_GSAQSAGuide2015_Web.pdf

Here Comes Everyone
http://www.teachers.ab.ca/SiteCollectionDocuments/ATA/Publications/Human-RightsIssues/MON-3_Here_comes_everyone.pdf

PRISM Toolkit (Elementary Edition)
http://www.teachers.ab.ca/For%20Members/Professional%20Development/Diversity%20and%20Human%20Rights/Resources/Pages/PRISM-Toolkit.aspx

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity: Recommended Fiction and Nonfiction Resources for K-12 Schools
http://www2.epl.ca/publicfiles/booklets/epsb-recommendedresources-sexual-orientation_2014.pdf

Safe and Caring Schools LGBTQ Students: A Guide for Counsellors
http://resources.safeandcaring.ca/wpcontent/uploads/2014/05/LGBTQ-Studentsfor-Counsellors.pdf

Safe and Caring Schools for Two-Spirit Youth
http://resources.safeandcaring.ca/wpcontent/uploads/2014/05/Two-SpiritYouth.pdf

Safe and Caring Schools for Transgender Students
http://resources.safeandcaring.ca/wpcontent/uploads/2014/05/Two-SpiritYouth.pdf

Safe and Caring Schools for Lesbian and Gay Youth
http://resources.safeandcaring.ca/wpcontent/uploads/2014/05/Lesbian-and-GayYouth.pdf

Freedom to be: A teachers’ guide to sexual orientation, gender identity and human rights. Calgary, Alberta: Faculty of Law, University of Calgary.
http://www.aclrc.com/lgbt/

Trans Equality Society of Alberta: School Inclusion in Alberta
http://www.tesaonline.org/school-inclusionin-alberta.html

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