This article reports on the relationship between same-sex attraction, experience of bullying in school and mental health measured using the 12-item version of the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ12).
Most school districts in British Columbia have failed to address homophobic bullying through programs and policies related to school safety.
This study investigated the experiences of 132 LGBT and heterosexual teachers and school administrators in Ontario, Canada.
While developments have been made concerning the understanding of general bullying behaviour in Irish schools, considerably less is known about homophobic bullying.
This article discusses the African American lesbian gang, DTO (Dykes Taking Over), as an example of a student-initiated strategy for dealing with homophobic bullying in an urban American school district.
The bullying of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth in schools is a significant problem in the United States.
This article provides an analysis of teachers’ perceptions of and responses to gendered harassment in Canadian secondary schools based on in-depth interviews with six teachers in one urban school district.
Actualmente, en América Latina y el Caribe 47.000 niños y niñas viven con el VIH y más de 400.000 jóvenes entre 15 y 24 años han sido diagnosticados VIH positivos.
Artículo de prensa sobre la Reunión de Ministros de Educación y Salud de América Latina, en agosto de 2008 en Ciudad de México, donde se acuerda trabajar de forma coordinada, fomentar la educación sexual en las escuelas y disminuir la cantidad de establecimientos donde no se imparte ningún tipo d
This exploratory study describes the provision of HIV & AIDS counselling services in Botswana junior secondary schools as perceived by teachers. A total of 45 teachers (age range = 20-55; teaching experience range = 0-21 years) from three schools participated.