LGBTQ Families Speak Out participant, Stella Skinner, is named Toronto Pride's 2019 Youth Ambassador!
We couldn't be more proud of Stella: Toronto Pride named her Youth Ambassador 2019! She is the youngest recipient of the INSPIRE Award and is an activist for trans visibility and rights. Stella was one of many interviewees for our research project, LGBTQ Families Speak Out, and her story figures prominently in our play, Out at School. Huge congratulations to Stella, from all of us on at LGBTQ Families Speak Out/Out at School!
Congratulations to research team members Kate Reid and Yasmin Owis who have both won Ontario Graduate Scholarships this year! Both Kate and Yasmin are doing exciting research on queering curriculum. Check out our podcast program on this website to find out more: https://www.weebly.com/editor/main.php#/
Season 1-Episode 9 Queering Sex Education is now available.
Featuring research undertaken by LGBTQ Families Speak Out team member Yasmin Owis.
To hear this episode and other episodes that feature the research of other LGBTQ Families Speak Out team member click on the podcast link on our website.
Season 1-Episode 2-Queering Curriculum Through Music
Tara interviews musician and research team member Kate Reid about her research on queering high school curriculum through music.
Season 1-Episode 6- Queer is my Family
Tara talks to team member Pam Baer about her applied theatre research with young people living in LGBTQ families.
Season 1-Episode 7- Queer Songs and Songwriting
Tara talks to LGBTQ Families Speak Out team member Kate Reid about the music she composed for the project's verbatim theatre piece Out at School.
Season 1-Episode 8- Queer Visual Storytelling
Tara talks to LGBTQ Families Speak Out team member benjamin lee hicks about the illustrations they composed for the project's verbatim theatre piece Out at School.