Sexuality education is an issue that’s near and dear to our hearts. And being educated about sexuality is just the first step in making a difference when it comes to a host of issues related to sexuality.
Just choose an issue below, and then choose one of three ways you can take action from signing a petition to sharing a story with your friends to starting a movement in your community.
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step 1. choose a topic that interests you
step 2. choose an action
Start a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA)
Want to help right in your own school or community? Then start a gay-straight alliance (GSA) at your school! The GLSEN Jump-Start Guide gives you step-by-step suggestions on starting a GSA in your school!
Sign up below to get started! When you’re done, come back and click “Done It!” to let us know you’re starting a GSA at your school. You may be contacted by Sex, Etc. to learn more about why you think this issue is important!
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