Volume 20, Number 2
Anti-Gay Harassment Linked to Academic Risks
Anti-Gay Harassment Linked to Academic Risks, continued
In September/October 2001, HEL
reported that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) students faced widespread harassment in U.S. middle and high schools, according to a survey conducted by the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN). GLSEN's latest survey has resulted in similar findings-and has found possible links between this kind of harassment and academic risks.
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